Freedom of the Press

Representative Conyers hosted a forum on the state of the free press and media bias in the United States. Participants talked about… read more

Representative Conyers hosted a forum on the state of the free press and media bias in the United States. Participants talked about news media content, business concerns and media consolidation, the fairness doctrine and providing equal time to opposing points of view, and use of public airways by conservative interests. They also talked about potential actions to create a more independent press with access to varying points of view. close

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Program ID:
186879-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 28, 2005
Last Aired:
May 31, 2005

Airing Details

  • May 28, 2005 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 28, 2005 | 11:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 31, 2005 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 31, 2005 | 4:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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