Last updated on: 3/6/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

ABC News Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Words “under God” Be in the US Pledge of Allegiance?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 7, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The ABC Television Network is recognized as one of the most innovative networks in the industry. The network develops, produces and distributes hundreds of hours of Primetime and Late Night Programming, Daytime Television, News and Sports to more than 200 affiliated stations in the United States and to broadcast services worldwide. The network reaches more than 160 million viewers in the United States alone, more people than any other network.”

“ABC Television Network,” The Walt Disney Company website (accessed Mar. 6, 2008)

Mission:

The Walt Disney Company, the parent company of ABC Television Network, stated on its website, “The mission of The Walt Disney Company is to be one of the world’s leading producers and providers of entertainment and information. Using our portfolio of brands to differentiate our content, services and consumer products, we seek to develop the most creative, innovative and profitable entertainment experiences and related products in the world.”

“Who We Are,” The Walt Disney Company Website (accessed Mar. 6, 2008)

Other:
Network News Station, owned by The Walt Disney Company