Accuracy in Media

ABC News President Says Incorrect Ross Report Detracts From Coverage

Politico reported yesterday that ABC News president Ben Sherwood told the staff that Brian Ross’ inaccurate report suggesting that the Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooter may have been a member of the Tea Party has detracted from the network’s otherwise excellent coverage of the incident. Sherwood’s remarks came during the network’s daily editorial conference call, […]

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ABC News President Vows to ‘Fix’ ‘This Week’

Admitting that the makeover of Sunday morning news show This Week has been a disappointment new ABC News president vowed to fix the ailing show. From the Huffington Post Sherwood also said that he wants to “fix” the Sunday morning political talk show “This Week.” The show has sunk in the ratings since Christiane Amanpour […]

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