News Media and Freedom of Information

Participating by remote connection from New York City, Dave Tomlin talked about Sunshine Week, the national initiative by journalists to… read more

Participating by remote connection from New York City, Dave Tomlin talked about Sunshine Week, the national initiative by journalists to focus on open government and the public’s right to know. It begins today in Washington, DC. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.

Taking its name from freedom of information laws, the American Society of Newspaper Editors' Sunshine Week is expected to host forums on what the public has a right to see and how they can obtain requested information. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Mar 17, 2008

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