Last week, the Federal Trade Commission released a 47-page staff discussion draft purposed for “reinventing journalism.” The draft discussion entitled "Potential Policy Recommendations to Support the Reinvention of Journalism," outlines major government intervention to help the struggling newspaper business.
Among the numerous proposals mentioned in the document are:
We at Franklin Center released a press statement about the idea of expanding government influence on journalism and you can find that here. But we would like to see what you think about this idea by answering the poll on our website. Your opinions are important to us so please vote by clicking here. Also, please forward this to any of your friends and family who believe in independent journalism.
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