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1:20 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Political Ads and Journalistic Obligations

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 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 talks with Tim Karr, director of strategy at Free Press, about recently published reports on how ads are impacting the race nationwide. Then, two Iowa TV stations explain how they're fact-checking ads.