PublicationsFebruary 3, 2000

Impacts of Common Story Frames

Early in the 2000 presidential campaign the most of the stories done were about impacts on the candidates themselves rather than citizens or interest groups.

PublicationsFebruary 3, 2000

Triggers for Early Campaign Coverage

Early in the 2000 presidential campaign the primary trigger for stories about the election was the press itself.

PublicationsFebruary 3, 2000

In the Public Interest?

The news media offered the American public a fine education in campaign tactics but told them little about matters that actually will affect them as citizens in the weeks leading up to the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary.