It seems the media is more interested in Mitt Romney than Barack Obama. Election coverage in print, radio and television media have amplified more quotes from Romney and his campaign than from Obama and his campaign.
Romney Campaign Has Gotten More Coverage Than Obama Campaign
Since May 1st, the Romney campaign has had a greater VoiceShare than the Obama campaign. In Print, Radio, and TV, Romney and his campaign staff have an average of 3% more statements in election coverage than the Obama campaign. The largest difference is in print coverage, where Romney and his staff have 6% more statements than Obama and his staff.
Mitt Is Covered More Than Barack
Looking at the candidates by themselves, the ratio is even more skewed toward Romney. Statements from Mitt Romney make up a greater percentage than statements from Barack Obama, in all mediums. Again, the most significant difference exists in print media, where 40% of the statements have come from Mitt Romney and just 26% have come from Barack Obama.