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Lake Charles American Press
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Lake Charles American Press is a prominent news source based in Lake Charles, Louisiana, serving the Calcasieu Parish community. Established in 1895, it has a long-standing history of delivering local news, with a strong emphasis on politics, sports, community events, and business developments. Founded by Thomas L. Morgan and August J. Bechtel, the newspaper aimed to provide the community with accurate and reliable information. The Lake Charles American Press is currently owned by Shearman Corporation. Renowned for its in-depth coverage of regional affairs and commitment to journalistic excellence, it has become a trusted source of news and information for the residents of Lake Charles. Lake Charles American Press continues to captivate audiences through its digital platform at americanpress.com , providing a trusted source of information in the ever-evolving media landscape.

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Our A.I. media bias rating of Lake Charles American Press shows what policies Lake Charles American Press supports and opposes including Lake Charles American Press's conservative and liberal leanings based on analysis of three hundred of articles scanned daily using the latest data science and artificial intelligence technologies.
Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral.

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*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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News Source Ranking
Lake is ranked 21,152 among other media sources and has an average of 94,048 monthly visits according to Similar Web.
At Biasly, we rate political news articles from Lake using our Bias Meter technology to provide readers better insight into the conservative and liberal leanings present in today’s media. Here is a list of biases found in articles, political policies, and politician biases from Lake:

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