Wednesday, November 05, 2008

What media bias?

Offered with minimal comment:

On Friday, Politico's, Kenneth P. Vogel and Michael Calderone reported on the sky-high cost of covering the campaigns. Apparently media organizations have paid $9.6 million to the Obama campaign in travel expenses. (By contrast, they spent $4.4 million to travel with Senator John McCain and Governor Sarah Pali

Why, do you think, the media spent more than twice as much covering Obama? In your answer, explain how this is NOT media bias.