Politics and Cable Television
Participants talked about television coverage of political events and campaigns. Among the topics they addressed were the state of… read more
Participants talked about television coverage of political events and campaigns. Among the topics they addressed were the state of competition in the cable news industry, coverage of 2004 campaign events, editorial decision making among various news outlets, and campaign use of television media. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Ed Henry Correspondent CNN->Capitol Hill
- Steven Scully Senior Executive Producer C-SPAN
- David Shuster Correspondent MSNBC->Hardball with Chris Matthews
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New FCC Cable Television Regulations
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