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Trump Gets a Boost in First-Year Ad Boom

Candidates lined up with Trump in their advertising campaigns.

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Trump’s Healthcare Battle Takes a Toll

Americans see no relief from the high cost of healthcare.

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Illinois Governor's race triggers early ad blitz

55% of ads so far have been negative.

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Midterm Elections to Bring in Billions in TV Advertising

Governors' races in 17 states will buoy spending in 2018

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Fake news attacks are failing

Print and broadcast media have held up to attacks from politicians.

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How Georgia's Special Election Became the Most Expensive House Race in History

Local TV stations were big winners in the special election

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From The Archive

Global election polls have been at their most accurate this year, Lightspeed data shows
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Americans agree taxes are too high but don't see taxes as a serious issue for the country.
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Money is starting to pour into health care ads.
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An increasingly fragmented society means getting comfortable with uncertainty.
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