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ABC criticises Senate for releasing internal report which found some panel programs ‘favoured’ Labor – The Guardian

Review of 2019 federal election coverage found news reporting was unbiased but a few episodes of The Drum and Insiders favoured the ALP

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A handful of episodes of The Drum and Insiders during the 2019 federal election campaign favoured Labor but the ABCs coverage overall was impartial, a confidential report commissioned by the broadcasters board has found.
The independent reviewer analysed five episodes of The Drum and four episodes of Insiders broadcast during the election campaign and found that, in one episode of The Drum and two Insiders shows, the overall impression given by the panellists was more positive for the ALP than the…

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