Election Obligations & Standards Database
"It is important to stress that the role of the media is not just as a vehicle for expression in the narrow sense. The media are important also as a means to enable the public to exercise their right to freedom of information."
ACE: The Electoral Knowledge Network: The ACE Encyclopaedia: Media and Elections
, p. 68
The ACE Encyclopaedia: Media and Elections
Political parties and candidates must have access to the public media on a non-discriminatory basis.