Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek Enquirer - Left Center Bias - Liberal - Democrat - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEFT-CENTER BIAS

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  • Overall, we rate the Battle Creek Enquirer Left-Center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting of news due to proper sourcing and zero failed fact checks.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

The Battle Creek Enquirer is a daily newspaper in Battle Creek, Michigan. It is the only daily paper serving Calhoun County, Michigan and parts of four neighboring counties. The current editor is Michael McCullough.

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Funded by / Ownership

The newspaper is owned by the Gannett Company (USA Today) and is funded through a subscription and advertising model.

Analysis / Bias

In review, the Battle Creek Enquirer covers local news via local journalists and uses minimal loaded words and proper sourcing. National/International news comes from the USA Today Network. Editorially, the Battle Creek Enquirer typically endorses more Democratic candidates. Story selection of editorials leans slightly left, but does cover a range of perspectives. In general, news reporting is low biased and opinions left leaning.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None in the Last 5 years

Overall, we rate the Battle Creek Enquirer Left-Center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting of news due to proper sourcing and zero failed fact checks. (D. Van Zandt 11/8/2018) Updated (03/18/2022)

Source: https://www.battlecreekenquirer.com

Last Updated on March 18, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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