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Networks That Ignored Bad GDP News, Eagerly Cover ‘Good News’
7/31/2014 9:52 AM ET
ABC, NBC skipped first quarter drop and downward revisions, but happy to report growth.
CBS Tries To Spin ‘Nasty’ GDP Data; ABC, NBC Ignore -2.9 Percent Drop
6/26/2014 10:42 AM ET
Despite dramatic economic downgrade, ‘Evening News’ gives little more than a minute to GDP.
ABC, NBC Ignore GDP Plummet, Again
5/30/2014 2:59 PM ET
CBS the only network to report dismal GDP announcements from April and May.
Networks Hype Good Jobs News 15 Times More Than Bad Economic News
5/9/2014 12:55 PM ET
After more than a week, ABC, CBS and NBC still spent 28 seconds on GDP drop from 2.6% to .1%
ABC, NBC Ignore Shocking Economic Slowdown
5/1/2014 1:33 PM ET
Latest GDP announcement unmentioned by two networks while CBS downplays weak growth.
Networks: iPhone 5 Will Boost GDP; Don’t Note When They Are Wrong
2/11/2013 10:34 AM ET
New Apple product didn’t help economy .5 percent as predicted.
New York Times Downplays Bad Economic News, Knocks 'Austerity Efforts'
1/31/2013 11:25 AM ET
The economy shrank in the fourth quarter of 2012, and the woes made the New York Times front page, but was not prominently featured (the Washington Post led with the bad news). Though one might ...
Economic Growth Turns Negative, CBS Only Network to Admit Rate
1/31/2013 11:09 AM ET
NBC ignores GDP, while ABC dances around the ‘speed bump’ with positive report; print downplays drop.
ABC Touts Housing ‘Comeback’ on Day of Confidence Drop
1/30/2013 1:49 PM ET
Tax hike makes consumer confidence plummet, evening news shows silent.
The Uncertainty Problem and the Great Recession
11/7/2012 9:16 AM ET
Government intervention has businesses on hold and keeps job growth sluggish.
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