Category: College of Communication

Sparring Republicans mean big $$ for cable news

Boston Herald Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication CNBC raked in $250,000 for a 30-second ad during last night’s Republican presidential debate, a sky-high advertising rate that local media analysts are attributing to unprecedented viewership numbers driven by Donald Trump… Expert quote: “This is opportunity knocking and cable networks are going to take full advantage. It […]

Politics In Focus Ahead Of Clinton Testimony, But Benghazi Questions Remain

Sinclair Broadcast Group John Carroll, College of Communication Republicans and Democrats worked Wednesday to set the political stage for congressional testimony by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya that killed four Americans… Expert quote: “There’s going to be probably even more emotion in the exchanges between her […]

Poll: Fiorina’s support drops as Trump, Carson dominate media coverage

Sinclair Broadcast Group Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication Although the latest CNN/ORC poll shows Donald Trump and Ben Carson maintaining their hold on the top two positions in the Republican presidential race, it indicates Carly Fiorina has lost much of the support that she picked up after the second debate last month… Expert quote: “I […]