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Study: More Turn to Internet for Political News

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Study: More Turn to Internet for Political News

Study: More Turn to Internet for Political News

Study: More Turn to Internet for Political News

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A new report says 62 percent of American adults use the Internet — and about half that number turn to the medium for political news. The study by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press found that, compared to the last presidential campaign four years ago, twice as many people now rely on the Internet for information about politics. NPR's Ari Shapiro reports.

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