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A White Noise Of Negativity: Florida's Political Ads Reviewed

<i>Editor's note: Eric Deggans is NPR's television critic.</i><p>The spooky music, the scary headlines, the commanding voice telling tales of waste and corruption: It's election season in Florida again. Where I live, in the Tampa Bay area, a heavily populated region in a swing state, politicians and their …

Government

Stunning chart shows how Donald Trump has dominated media coverage of the 2016 race

But just how much is stunning, especially when compared to his campaign budget.<p>The New York Times' The Upshot compared the total amount of "bought" and "earned" media since the start of the campaign season for all of the major Democratic and Republican candidates.<p>Bought media encompassed political …

Donald Trump

Measuring Donald Trump’s Mammoth Advantage in Free Media

Of all the ways Donald Trump has shocked the political system, one of the most significant is how he wins primary after primary with one of the smallest campaign budgets.<p>He still doesn’t have a super PAC. He skimped on ground organization and field offices. Most important, he spent less on …

Public Relations

No running water and no solutions as California’s driest county despairs

EAST PORTERVILLE, Calif. — Living day-to-day in a community without running water finally wore the Serrato family down.<p>Their shallow well went dry more than a year ago, along with the wells of nearly a thousand nearby homes. The family of fiveturned to a government-provided emergency tank, …

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Obama is proposing a $10-a-barrel oil tax, but GOP says it's 'dead on arrival'

President Obama is proposing a $10-a-barrel oil tax meant to discourage oil consumption, just one example in his final budget proposal that describes a vision of government he likely will never be able to enact.<p>Even before the proposals are rolled out Tuesday, Republicans who control Congress have …

Is the US ready for a socialist president? Sanders might be about to find out

The Vermont senator has never hidden his views but his proposed policies to overhaul tuition fees and healthcare have branded him a dangerous extremist<p>Dr Krissy Haglund does not care if she is labeled a socialist. Or an ideological purist. Or, indeed, any of the other epithets thrown at Americans …

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