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Texas Tech Media Expert Admits Bias in Election Coverage

iHeartMedia, Inc.

October 19, 2016

iHeartMedia, Inc. - If you listen to Donald Trump and members of his campaign, you hear a lot of talk about media bias. And in fact, there has been a disparity. Recent research shows that Trump got seven times more coverage about the Access Hollywood audio and women coming forward to claim he sexually assaulted them than Hillary Clinton’s email scandal got over the last week.

And it's not just the candidate and his campaign claiming media bias. There are people like Kevin Stoker with the Texas Tech College of Media and Communication telling us there's bias out there.

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