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Midterm Election Results Senate : 51 Republicans, 47 Democrats, 2 independents House : 242 Republicans, 192 Democrats (1 undecided)
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Out of Print Newspaper losing advertisers, readers, market value and their sense of mission Response has been cutbacks, layoffs reductions Revenue from newspapers web sites does not replace the revenue loss Will not survive in their current printed form Nature of news – how it is reported, distributed and consumed - has changed Immediacy Community Origins Impact
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What happens When A Town Loses Its Newspaper? Voter turnout dropped Fewer people ran for office More incumbents reelected When there were fewer stories about a given town, its inhabitants seemed to care less about how they're being governed. PEW Study : Since papers are the primary source for most other news outlets, a major link will be missing from the news ecosystem.
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State of the Media: Major Trends As we learn more about both web economics and consumer behavior, the unbundling of news seems increasingly central to
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