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Forget liberal bias. A new study reveals that the press covered Romney twice as...– Media Favored Romney Over Obama During GOP Primaries: Study - The Daily Beast the study is by the very, very neutral pew project for excellence in journalism. it does not note how polls are being used selectively or how broadcast news is burying how low primary voter turnout has been.
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