Obama and Dems given 88 percent of 2008 TV network contributions

Wow, this is a shock, right? According to Eric Alterman, there’s no liberal bias. Looks like the only group more in lockstep with the Democrats than the media is African-American voters.

“Senior executives, on-air personalities, producers, reporters, editors, writers and other self-identifying employees of ABC, CBS and NBC contributed more than $1 million to Democratic candidates and campaign committees in 2008, according to an analysis by The Examiner of data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics.

The Democratic total of $1,020,816 was given by 1,160 employees of the three major broadcast television networks, with an average contribution of $880.

By contrast, only 193 of the employees contributed to Republican candidates and campaign committees, for a total of $142,863. The average Republican contribution was $744.”

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