Media Coverage of Presidential Campaigns

A panel of journalists talked about the upcoming election year and the changes in campaign coverage. They discussed the presidential… read more

A panel of journalists talked about the upcoming election year and the changes in campaign coverage. They discussed the presidential candidates and topics such as the value of celebrity endorsements, the effects of changes in technology, and the long time lag expected between the important primaries and the conventions. John King moderated. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.

This event, “The Long(er) and Winding Road to the White House - Covering the Race for the 2008 Presidential Election,” was held in the main ballroom of the National Press Club. It was sponsored by The Associated Press, the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA), The Newseum, and the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library at the National Press Club. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
202639-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 3, 2007
Last Aired:
Dec 7, 2007

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  • Dec 03, 2007 | 7:30pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 03, 2007 | 11:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 04, 2007 | 4:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 04, 2007 | 12:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 07, 2007 | 2:37am EST | C-SPAN 2
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