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Video: Highlights from the House Judiciary Hearing on Online Platforms and the Free Press
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Video: Highlights from the House Judiciary Hearing on Online Platforms and the Free Press

On June 11, Alliance President and CEO David Chavern testified before the House Judiciary Committee on "Online Platforms and Market Power, Part 1: The Free ... Read More
Senators Hawley and Warner Introduce a Bill to Disclose the Value of User Data to Online Platforms
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Senators Hawley and Warner Introduce a Bill to Disclose the Value of User Data to Online Platforms

On June 24, Senators Josh Hawley (R-MO) and Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced a bill that would require online platforms to disclose how they value and ... Read More
Tech Spokesman Says Publishers Keep 70% of Digital Ad Revenue — Which Doesn't Seem to Reflect Anyone's Actual Experience
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Tech Spokesman Says Publishers Keep 70% of Digital Ad Revenue — Which Doesn’t Seem to Reflect Anyone’s Actual Experience

During last week's hearing, a bold assertion was made by Matthew Schruers of the Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA), a representative of the major ... Read More
Senator Hawley to Propose Amendments to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act
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Senator Hawley to Propose Amendments to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act

According to news reports, Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) is planning to introduce a bill to amend Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act later this ... Read More
Watch: Alliance CEO on the Importance of Protecting News Online
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Watch: Alliance CEO on the Importance of Protecting News Online

Alliance CEO and President David Chavern testified before the U.S. House of Representatives during a hearing on June 11, 2019, titled, “Online Platforms and Market ... Read More
FTC Wraps Up Its Competition and Consumer Protection Hearings Launched Last Year
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FTC Wraps Up Its Competition and Consumer Protection Hearings Launched Last Year

On June 12, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held the last session of its hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. The ... Read More
Statement: Order Against Adept Management for Deceptive Direct Mail Practices
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Statement: Order Against Adept Management for Deceptive Direct Mail Practices

The News Media Alliance applauds the FTC for pursuing the case against Adept Management and protecting newspaper subscribers across the country ... Read More
Congress Holds a Hearing on Online Platforms and the Need to Protect High-Quality Journalism
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Congress Holds a Hearing on Online Platforms and the Need to Protect High-Quality Journalism

On June 11, the House Antitrust Subcommittee held a hearing on the role of dominant online platforms and the future of the news industry, titled ... Read More
Alliance Testifies in Congress on the Need to Protect the Future of Journalism
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Alliance Testifies in Congress on the Need to Protect the Future of Journalism

On June 11, the Alliance President and CEO David Chavern will testify in front of the House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law on ... Read More
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