They told us if we have a Republican House and Republican Senate then man are you gonna see us take on the President of the United States then. Have they sent tax reform to the president's desk? No. Have they repealed and replaced Obamacare like they promised they would? No. Are the defunding Planned Parenthood like they said they would? No. Because they say well the president won't allow it or we have filibuster rules. Kill the filibuster rules. And that's why I'm so frustrated and angry with congress. They're not getting the job done. And they need a president who's gonna drag them to it. American Leads is responsible for the content of this advertising.
The Political TV Ad Archive collected and, using innovative open source technology, tracked airings of political ads in key markets the 2016 election cycle.
The collection also linked ads to fact-checks by national fact-checking organizations. In addition to tracking airings across key primary states, the collection includes ads that may air elsewhere or exclusively on social media.
by Katie Donnelly Over the past extremely unpredictable election year, the Internet Archive invented new methods and tools to give journalists, researchers, and the public the power to access, scrutinize, share, and thoroughly fact-check political ads, presidential debates, and TV news broadcasts. Our efforts were designed to help citizens better understand the patterns of political messages designed to persuade them […]
Guest post by Kalev Leetaru Today the Internet Archive announces a new interactive timeline visualization–the Television Explorer–that lets you trace how any keyword–think “emails”, “tax returns”, “alt-right”–has been covered on U.S. television news over the past half-decade. See the Television Explorer, a new tool for exploring TV News. Over the past year and a half, the GDELT Project and the Internet […]