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 appealing 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 Galveston County Daily News Right-Center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1842, the Galveston County Daily News is a newspaper and website published in Galveston, Texas, covering Galveston County. The paper covers local news, sports business, crime, and opinion.
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Funded by / Ownership
The Galveston County Daily News is owned by Southern Newspapers Inc., which owns many small-market newspapers in Texas, Alabama, and Georgia. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Galveston County Daily News covers local news through journalists with minimal bias such as this: Police: Man in custody in connection to fatal Seawall hit-and-run. National news is delivered through the Associated Press.
Editorially, the Galveston County Daily News provides balance; however, more opinion pieces favor the right such as this Family, community are where the answer to gun violence begins. They generally report news factually and with a slight right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Galveston County Daily News Right-Center biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 03/21/2022)
Last Updated on March 21, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check