I'm Congressman Jim Bridenstine. As a combat veteran, I know we need a President who will lead. Border security is national security. And Marco Rubio's amnesty bill would have made this country less safe. Marco Rubio's attacks against Ted Cruz are flat-out false. Marco Rubio is trying to distract voters from his own Gang of 8 amnesty bill. Ted Cruz has proven he's willing to lead. He'll secure our border. He'll take the fight to the terrorists. And he'll keep our country safe. I'm Ted Cruz 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 […]