Last updated on: 5/21/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

Associated Press (AP) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 21, 2010

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The Associated Press (‘AP’) is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. On any given day, more than half the world’s population sees news from the AP. Founded in 1846, the AP today is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. The AP considers itself to be the backbone of the world’s information system, serving thousands of daily newspaper, radio, television, and online customers with coverage in text, photos, graphics, audio and video.”

“About AP: Facts & Figures,” www.ap.org (accessed May 21, 2010)

Mission:

“Headquartered in New York, the AP’s mission is to be the essential global news network, providing distinctive news services of the highest quality, reliability, and objectivity with reports that are accurate balanced and informed.”

“About AP: Facts & Figures,” www.ap.org (accessed May 21, 2010)

Other:
None found