After the Campaign: Civics Lesson or Boxing Match?
Publication Date: July 2009
Author(s): Michael Gottsegen
Series: CLAL Politics and Policy Archive
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Values; Political Behavior; Media; Culture
Coverage: United States
The author considers the tone and nature of media coverage of the long process of tabulating and adjudicating the 2000 election results, and the differences and similarities between American attention to sports and to politics.