2020 Campaign Coverage: Beyond the Horse Race
September 11, 2019
Offering tips, techniques and models to better inform citizens about what they need to know, this deeply-reported session on political journalism will provide insights into how “horse-race” reporting shortchanges voters and why issues journalism can productively shape reporting on the 2020 campaign.
This session is designed for:
- Political journalists who would like to improve their poll-result reporting and “expert” sourcing
- Newsrooms interested in building balanced coverage capable of better informing voters
- Anyone looking to move beyond the content-free minutia of campaign coverage