• Why does the media only cover a few candidates?

    Today two democratic candidates dropped their candidacy. Chris Dodd and Joe Biden dropped out after the Iowa caususes. I blame the news media. Why does the Media only focus on a few top tier candidates. For example, Clinton, Obama, and Edwards receive all the media attention. However, Richardson, Dodd, Biden, and Kucinich all have experience,... show more
    Today two democratic candidates dropped their candidacy. Chris Dodd and Joe Biden dropped out after the Iowa caususes. I blame the news media. Why does the Media only focus on a few top tier candidates. For example, Clinton, Obama, and Edwards receive all the media attention. However, Richardson, Dodd, Biden, and Kucinich all have experience, important views, and good qualifications. I believe the media is to blame for some very qualified candidates to drop out.
    6 answers · Elections · 1 decade ago