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Jounalism.org on media ignoring Ron Paul

...From January 1-August 14, Paul has been a dominant newsmaker in only 27 campaign stories. ... less than 1/4 of the media attention generated by former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney (120 stories), who is the top newsmaker among Republican candidates. And he has received 25% as much coverage as Bachmann, the Minnesota Congresswoman (108 stories).

Paul’s coverage also lags far behind Trump (94 stories), who dallied with a run before opting out in mid-May and Palin (85 stories), who has given no indication to date that she will enter the race. In addition, Paul trails longshot candidate and former Utah governor Jon Huntsman (44 stories) and Texas Governor, Rick Perry (33 stories) who only announced his candidacy on August 13....

http://www.journalism.org/numbers_report/are_media_ignoring_...

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