2016 Election Media Monitors In-Depth Report
White Plains, NY (July 5, 2016) – Media Monitors, the leader in local media monitoring, released its update on the primary election and the spots that both parties have been running on TV in sixty-one top DMAs (Designated Market Area) in the last ten days – June 24 to July 3, 2016.
In the last ten days, Hillary Clinton’s campaign ran 7,410 spots in her quest to become the Democratic nominee and president of the United States.
Donald Trump’s campaign got some support in the same period from an ally in the form of the National Rifle Association – Political Victory Fund which bought 288 spots for Trump. The NRA Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is NRA’s political action committee which contributes to candidates they believe will uphold their stringent view of the 2nd Amendment.
In the last ten days, there were 1,569 spots aired against Donald Trump by the Priorities USA Action PAC, a known supporter of Hillary Clinton. On the other side, there were 7 spots run by the Super PAC Rebuilding America Now against Hillary Clinton. Rebuilding America Now is a pro-Trump PAC.