Media Coverage of the Presidential Race
Journalists spoke about political coverage of the 2008 presidential campaign, the candidates in both parties, and ways in which the media developed stories on the campaign process. They also answered questions from students in the audience.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Jose Antonio Vargas Correspondent Washington Post->Politics
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