Covering Dick Gephardt's Campaign in St. Louis
By Tom Weber, KWMU
A field of nine Democrats running for President is sure to create a lot of media coverage. With each appearance, newsrooms all over the country have to decide what's newsworthy.
Many campaign stories are national and might not belong in a local newscast, but that all changes when one of the candidates is also local.
KWMU's Tom Weber prepared this report on how St. Louis media are covering Dick Gephardt.