Timothy Karr http://iowapublicradio.org en Political Ads and Journalistic Obligations http://iowapublicradio.org/post/political-ads-and-journalistic-obligations <p><font color="#1f497d">&nbsp;</font><font color="#000000" face="Arial, sans-serif" size="2">In an election year when billions will be spent on political advertising, how much can you trust the claims you see on TV? Host Ben Kieffer&nbsp;talks with&nbsp;Tim Karr, director of strategy at Free Press, about recently published&nbsp;reports on how ads are impacting the race nationwide. Then,&nbsp;two Iowa TV stations&nbsp;explain how they're fact-checking ads.</font></p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 18:20:19 +0000 Ben Kieffer 9711 at http://iowapublicradio.org Political Ads and Journalistic Obligations