York Daily Record

Last updated on March 31st, 2021 at 08:31 am

York Daily Record - Left Center Bias - Liberal - Democrat - CredibleFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


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 York Daily Record 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.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEFT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: USA (45/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

The York Daily Record is a daily broadsheet newspaper. Founded in 1896, the paper serves York, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding region. The current editor is Randy Parker.Read our profile on United States government and media.

Funded by / Ownership

The York Daily Record’s ownership is 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. The newspaper generates revenue through advertising and paid subscriptions.

Analysis / Bias

The York Daily Record covers news, sports, lifestyle, and entertainment for York, Pennsylvania. Local news tends to be low biased such as this Tennessee legislature passes bill authorizing local school boards, governor to open schools during emergencies. National and international news comes from other Gannett publications and the Associated Press. In 2016, the York Daily Record chose not to endorse either presidential candidate. Further, in 2020 they also did not endorse a candidate. In reviewing op-eds we found more favor the left such as this Seek a ‘beloved community,’ led by those who empower the marginalized.In general, the York Daily News reports news factually and with a left-leaning editorial bias.

Failed Fact Checks

  • None to date

Overall, we rate the York Daily Record 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. (D. Van Zandt 3/26/2017) Updated (3/31/2021)

Source: https://www.ydr.com/

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