April 10, 2000

Lead Stories Linking to Unfiltered Information

Percent of Stories with Links
Yahoo! 25%
Netscape 4%
AOL 18%
MSN 17%
Go.com (ABC) 37%
CNN 17%
Pathfinder 42%
Salon 25%
National Review 4%
New York Times 8%
Washington Post 33%

MSNBC led all the studied on-line sites in links to unfiltered information, such as the verbatim text of a candidate's speech or an official campaign policy statement.