Download Full Text (70 KB)
Whether contentious or complimentary, the relationship between media outlets and the U.S. President is as varied as the individuals involved. Members of the media understand that each inauguration can usher in significant changes related to the frequency of—and access to—presidential press conferences, photo opportunities, speeches, and more. “Throughout time, we have had different changes in technology,” said Dr. Bob Carey, GWU Professor of Communication and chair of the Department of Communication and New Media Studies.
Dr. Bob Carey, Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, President Donald Trump, The Press Corps, U.S. President
Office of University Communications, "GWU Professor Offers Insights on the Unique Relationship Between the President and the Media" (2017). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 712.