These media sources are slightly to moderately conservative in 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 conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate the Daily Herald Right-Center biased based on right leaning editorial positions and High for factual reporting based on strong sourcing and a clean fact check record
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The Daily Herald is a daily newspaper founded in 1871, based in Arlington Heights, Illinois. The current editor is John Lampinenis. The Daily Herald covers both international and national news as well as news local to its circulation area (Chicago and Suburbs).
The Daily Herald is based in the United States. Read our profile on USA government influence on media.
Funded by / Ownership
The paper is owned by Paddock Publications. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Daily Herald uses credible sources in their reporting; for example, they often republish articles from the Associated Press under their News category: “2 former presidents break with tradition to denounce Trump.” The Daily Herald states their editorial position as: “The institutional philosophy of our editorial board is fiscally conservative, socially moderate or occasionally even progressive.”
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Daily Herald Right-Center biased based on right-leaning editorial positions and High for factual reporting based on strong sourcing and a clean fact check record. (M. Huitsing 10/24/2017) Updated (08/19/2022)
Last Updated on May 22, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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