Great Quotations

“America’s preeminent news analysts”
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences

“Our national news watchdogs”
Larry J. Sabato, University of Virginia

“We all admired what Bob Lichter had achieved: Providing a more or less continuous observation of media trends employing the method of quantitative content analysis.”
Professor Dr. Wolfgang Donsbach, Past President & Chair of the International Communication Association (ICA)

“When people ask…who’s watching the watchdog, the best answer is the Center for Media and Public Affairs.”
David Gergen, Journalist and Presidential Advisor

“[CMPA’s] content analysis … is a respected and widely adopted methodology.”
Scientific American

“Journalism’s premier watchdog”

“CMPA is one of the many programs and organizations that work for children.”
Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY)

“The national media’s most vigilant watchdog”
Robert Novak, columnist

“Excellent work”
Senator Paul Simon (D-IL)

“You are doing valuable work…Congratulations.”
Marvin Kalb, Harvard University

“Excellent, accurate and reliable”
Richard Harwood, former Washington Post ombudsman

“What you are doing is enormously important.”
Paul McCracken, Chairman, President’s Council of Economic Advisors

“My hat is off to you.”
Ed Fouhy, President, Pew Center for Civic Journalism