Why does the Republican Party for my county

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    have a ticker for Fox News?
     
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    Probably because Fox News bought the space? That would seem a logical explanation.
     
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    A political party sells space for a ticker in the middle of the page? And it just happens to go to a news outlet oft alleged to be the same party's propaganda wing? And there are no ads on the page...
     
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    The Democratic site, in contrast, looks like it was made in HTML by a 13-year-old.
     
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    Your local party probably needed the money. So they sold the space. Prime space sells better, I suspect Fox were approached by your local party - the sales team will go after the advertisers they feel are most likely to be interested in the space. No big deal.
     
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    Except there are no ads on the entire site, so your spiel about going after advertisers falls apart.

    And it just so happens to be for the outlet widely seen as the GOP's propaganda wing.

    Why would FOX NEWS and nobody else be buying space on the county GOP's website?
     
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    Provide a link and I might be able to answer, otherwise all I can do is guess.

    As a guess, could it be because Fox is the highest rated news channel?
     
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    They have their own news feed on the side of the page
     
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    They also have a link to the Communist Party of America. So what?
     
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