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RCFP, 57 Media Groups Object to Restrictions on Press During Upcoming Senate Impeachment Trial
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RCFP, 57 Media Groups Object to Restrictions on Press During Upcoming Senate Impeachment Trial

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and the 57 undersigned media organizations write in opposition to restrictions on the press during the upcoming ... Read More
CEO Statement: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is Latest Co-Sponsor of Journalism Competition & Preservation Act
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CEO Statement: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is Latest Co-Sponsor of Journalism Competition & Preservation Act

We are very pleased that Senate Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has signed on as the latest co-sponsor and highest ranking official on the Journalism Competition and ... Read More
News Media Alliance Applauds Senator Booker for Co-Sponsoring Journalism Competition & Preservation Act
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News Media Alliance Applauds Senator Booker for Co-Sponsoring Journalism Competition & Preservation Act

Today, Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) signed on as a co-sponsor of the “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act” (JCPA) with the ardent appreciation of the News ... Read More
News Media Alliance Applauds Senator Paul for Co-Sponsoring Journalism Competition & Preservation Act
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News Media Alliance Applauds Senator Paul for Co-Sponsoring Journalism Competition & Preservation Act

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) on Monday signed on as a co-sponsor of the “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act” (JCPA) with the tremendous appreciation of the ... Read More
Senators Suggest Facebook's "Disruption" of News Does More Harm Than Good
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Senators Suggest Facebook’s “Disruption” of News Does More Harm Than Good

In Tuesday morning's Senate Banking Committee hearing on Facebook's proposed cryptocurrency, Libra, Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and John Kennedy (R-LA) questioned the platform's "disruption" of ... Read More
News Media Alliance to Testify at Hearing on Protecting the Future of Journalism
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News Media Alliance to Testify at Hearing on Protecting the Future of Journalism

Today, the News Media Alliance will testify at a Congressional hearing on the need to protect the future of journalism through granting news publishers a ... Read More
News Media Alliance Applauds Senators Kennedy and Klobuchar for Introducing Journalism Competition & Preservation Act
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News Media Alliance Applauds Senators Kennedy and Klobuchar for Introducing Journalism Competition & Preservation Act

Today, Senators John Kennedy (R-LA) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antiturst, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights, introduced the ... Read More
Congress Continues Hearings on Antitrust and Privacy Issues
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Congress Continues Hearings on Antitrust and Privacy Issues

Over the last two weeks, Congress has continued its investigations into antitrust and privacy issues with multiple hearings by both the Senate and the House ... Read More
Quiz: Do You Know Which Election Headlines Are Real?
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Quiz: Do You Know Which Election Headlines Are Real?

As midterm elections approach in the U.S., fake news producers have been sharing more and more stories that paint one side or the other as ... Read More
News Media Alliance Applauds Reversal of Decision to Bar Reporter Access to Senators
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News Media Alliance Applauds Reversal of Decision to Bar Reporter Access to Senators

Today Senate Rules Committee Chairman Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) decided to deny reporters permission to gather in the hallways of Congress.Thanks to Senate Rules Ranking Member ... Read More
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