How News Orgs Plan to Avoid Bad Calls on Election Night

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By: Andrew Beaujon | Poynter

Network executives all “cited the journalism chestnut that it’s better to be right than first” when Brian Stelter asked them about their plans for calling races Tuesday night.

“It’s always lovely when the two coincide,” said [Ingrid] Ciprian-Matthews of CBS, “but everybody here is absolutely on the same page: accuracy comes first.”

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