How The Media Have Covered The 2016 Campaign

From FiveThirtyEight:

This week, the Elections podcast team looks at the challenges the press faces in covering the 2016 campaign. With new reports on the dealings of the Clinton Foundation, liberal commentators in particular have accused the media of falsely equating Hillary Clinton’s weaknesses with Donald Trump’s. The gang also takes stock of the tightening in recent national and swing state polls.

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