How has abortion been covered on television news? The timeline below shows total weekly mentions of abortion across CNN, MSNBC and Fox News over the past decade, showing that the new Texas law yielded the most weekly mentions of abortion last week of the past decade.
Over the past decade, MSNBC has mentioned abortion the most and CNN the least.
From September 1 to 5, MSNBC mentioned the new Texas abortion law more than twice as much as CNN and 8.6 times as often as Fox News.
From September 1 to 3, the word "abortion" was visible somewhere in the onscreen text of MSNBC for more than 31,000 seconds of airtime (8.6 hours), compared with just 55 minutes on Fox News.