The House considers HR 3199, Patriot Act reauthorization.
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 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