A conservative groundswell. Not since Ronald Reagan have conservatives unified around one candidate for President. A gutsy, principled candidate unafraid to take on the Washington establishment. People in Washington don't understand the phenomenon around him. He's loved all over the country by conservatives. We want Cruz. We want Cruz. I am proud to endorse the next President of the United States, Senator Ted Cruz. I think he's the guy that can unite conservatives and we'll see the base turn out like never before if Ted Cruz is the nominee. Full spectrum constitutional conservative. Please welcome the next President of the United States, Senator Ted Cruz. We want Cruz. We want Cruz. We want Cruz.
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 […]