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 appeals 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 Augusta Chronicle Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER Factual Reporting: HIGH Country: USA (44/180 Press Freedom) Media Type: Newspaper Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1785, The Augusta Chronicle is a daily newspaper serving Augusta, Georgia, and the surrounding area.
The Augusta Chronicle is owned by Gannett (Gatehouse Media), which publishes USA Today. In August 2019, Gatehouse Media purchased and merged with Gannett becoming the largest newspaper chain in the USA. After the merger, the companies retained the Gannett name. Advertising and paid subscriptions generate revenue.
. Overall, in viewing dozens of op-eds, we found slightly more favor a more liberal perspective. In general, the news is reported factually and with a left-leaning editorial bias.
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Overall, we rate The Augusta Chronicle Left-Center Biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (M. Huitsing 8/2/2017) Updated (8/26/2021)