2018 ElectionsReleases

Advertising Issue Spotlight (9/1/18 – 9/30/18)

(MIDDLETOWN, CT) October 4, 2018 - The Wesleyan Media Project is releasing its third post in a series of regularly updated overviews of issue mentions in federal races by state. Below we show the number of ads that aired in House and Senate races in each state from September 1, 2018, to September 30, 2018. Read our other Issue Spotlights: Issue Spotlight (1/1/2017 - 7/31/2018) Issue Spotlight (8/1/2018 - 8/31/2018) We break down the percentage of ads mentioning six key issues tracked by the WMP. Healthcare continues to dominate as the proportion of ad airings referencing the topic rose from…
Wesleyan Media Project
October 4, 2018