DGA Launches Another Complaint Against Fox News

By Andrew Gauthier 

The New York Times

A newly amended complaint by the Democratic Governors Association, filed this week before the Ohio Elections Commission, asserts that “Fox News used corporate funds to make a prohibited contribution of $169,389 in violation of Ohio law when it provided one minute and 30 seconds of free political advertising to John Kasich’s campaign on August 18, 2010.”

The accusation marks a new chapter in the association’s campaign against Fox News and its parent company, News Corporation.


At issue is Fox’s perceived support for conservative politicians. By attacking Fox, the association has found that it is able to raise funds for Democratic candidates. More…