Free Press

Free Press

The Alliance has long advocated for First Amendment protections and for an open government, as reporters continue to serve a valuable role in providing reliable and truthful information to the public.  Lawmakers must recognize the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and the fundamental right of free speech and freedom of the press.

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Statement: UK Cairncross Review
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Statement: UK Cairncross Review

Today, the News Media Alliance filed comments with the Cairncross Review on the sustainability of high-quality journalism in the United Kingdom ... Read More
Newspapers Must Stand in Solidarity Against Trump's Attacks on Press
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Newspapers Must Stand in Solidarity Against Trump’s Attacks on Press

Today, newspapers fought back against President Trump's attacks on the media in the the best way they know how: they took to the presses. In a unified voice, they called for an end to these attacks and stressed the importance of quality journalism and a free press to hold our ... Read More
Protecting Democracy: The Freedom of the Press
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Protecting Democracy: The Freedom of the Press

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.” It is those four small ... Read More
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