What makes a farmer? It's the long days, the late hours and the last minute. It's straight rows and no cutting corners. It's no weekends, no quitting and no excuses. They're up before dawn. They don't stop at dark. Their creed is seed, weed and feed. And then tomorrow, they'll do it all over again. With grit, guts and God's grace, they get it done. And that's what we need in the Senate. Marlin Stutzman is a farmer. Four generations have worked this soil, fed families and made America strong. Marlin is an unflinching conservative, firmly rooted in faith and family. On the farm, problems don't fix themselves and Marlin believes that's something Washington better learn. In a Capitol filled with lawyers, we need a farmer. Conservative Marlin Stutzman for Senate. I'm Marlin Stutzman and I approved this message.
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 […]