Victoria Advocate

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LEFT-CENTER BIAS

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 Victoria Advocate slightly Left-Center biased based on more editorial positions favoring the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.

Detailed Report

Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180

History

Founded in 1846, The Victoria Advocate is a daily broadsheet newspaper independently published in Victoria, Texas. It is Texas’ second oldest newspaper. The current publisher is Chris Cobler.

Funded by / Ownership

The newspaper is owned by M. Roberts Media, which publishes 6 newspapers in the eastern Texas region. The Victoria Advocate is funded through advertising and subscription fees.

Analysis / Bias

In review, the Victoria Advocate reports local news through journalists with minimal bias such as this: Few jaywalking tickets issued as Victoria struggles to keep pedestrians safe. National and world news comes almost exclusively from the Associated Press. Editorially, the Victoria Advocate does not endorse political candidates. Op-Ed’s on the other hand, present both sides, however more tend to slightly favor the left such as these:

In general, the Victoria Advocate is factual, uses credible sources and holds a slightly left leaning editorial bias.

A factual search reveals they have not failed a fact check.

Overall, we rate the Victoria Advocate slightly Left-Center biased based on more editorial positions favoring the left. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 11/20/2019)

Source: https://www.victoriaadvocate.com/

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