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The Latest From ASNE

  • ASNE, APME join amicus brief is support of Ohio TV station

    • 10/10/2018

    As national journalism organizations, ASNE and APME don't often weigh in on purely state or local controversies. Every once in a while, however, a piece of legislation or pending court case comes along that merits — or in this case, demands — our participation regardless of how localized it may be.  Anderson v. WBNS-TV, Inc. is one of those cases.

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  • FAA Reauthorization Act threatens newsgathering

    • 10/1/2018

    ASNE and APME members might not be aware that the FAA Reauthorization Act (HR 302) contains multiple provisions that may threaten their ability to gather news via the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly referred to as “drones.” Note that we don't oppose the overall bill – which is certain to be passed by the Senate this week – but hope that we can effect removal of three provisions in particular, which have been incorporated into the bill from other, free-standing pieces of legislation: the Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018 (S 2836 and HR 6401) and the Safeguarding America's Skies Act of 2018 (HR 5366). 

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  • ASNE and APME protest potential FOIA exemption for SNAP data

    • 9/26/2018

    The American Society of News Editors (“ASNE”) and Associated Press Media Editors (“APME”) sent a joint letter to Chairman Pat Roberts, Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow and members of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry requesting removal of a FOIA exemption from two bills being considered in conference committee this week after differing versions passed the House and Senate. The specific bills in question are HR 2 (commonly referred to as the “Farm Bill”) and HR 6147 (the appropriations bill for the Department of Agriculture). The proposed FOIA exemptions would bar disclosure of data relating to retailers participating in the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (“SNAP”).

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