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These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Left-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the Corpus Christi Caller-Times Left-Center biased based on the publication of more left leaning editorials. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
Founded in 1883, The Corpus Christi Caller-Times is the newspaper of record for Corpus Christi, Texas. The Caller-Times has been chosen best newspaper in the 100,000 and under circulation category nine of the 13 years the category has been judged and was runner-up three of the other four years. The current editor is Tim Archuleta.
Funded by / Ownership
The Caller-Times is part of the USA Today Network and is owned by the Gannett Company, headquartered in McLean, Virginia. The Caller-Times is funded through a subscription and advertising model.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Caller-Times covers local news through staff journalists with minimal bias such as this: Final defendant sentenced in Elizabeth Stephanie Montez killing. Local news cites credible sources such as Government officials, court documents and first person accounts. National news is derived from USA Today. The Caller-Times has also worked with multiple Pulitzer Prize winner, Propublica on their documenting hate project. Editorially, they endorsed Democratic Candidate Hillary Clinton for President in 2016 and the Op-Ed page covers both sides, with more opinions leaning left. In general, the Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports news factually and has a slightly left leaning editorial bias.
A factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate the Corpus Christi Caller-Times Left-Center biased based on the publication of more left leaning editorials. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/29/2019)