Trump Bets on Online Spending;
Warren, Biden, Harris Top Democratic Spenders;
Men Seeing More Online Presidential Ads
(MIDDLETOWN, CT) June 6, 2019 - In this early part of the 2020 election season, Donald Trump has spent vastly more on digital ads than his Democratic rivals,...
(MIDDLETOWN, CT) December 3, 2018 – 2018 was a record-breaking year for campaign ads. WMP co-directors – Erika Franklin Fowler, Michael Franz and Travis Ridout – highlight four key lessons from 2018 political advertising in a piece for The Conversation. Read it here. Read more
(MIDDLETOWN, CT) November 5, 2018 - The Wesleyan Media Project is releasing its fourth post in a series of regularly updated overviews of issue mentions in federal races by state and an interactive visual display of issue discussion from the four main issues featured in our...Read more
(MIDDLETOWN, CT) November 1, 2018 - In partnership with the Center for Responsive Politics, the Wesleyan Media Project reports that although the proportion of dark money ads airing this year is not record-breaking, the number of dark...Read more