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By BRADFORD SIMPSON
President Pa. NewsMedia Association 

Special Guest Commentary

Don’t Take it for Granted

 

March 14, 2019



Freedom of the press should never be taken for granted.

As we celebrate Sunshine Week, a national initiative designed to educate the public about the importance of open government and the dangers of excessive and unnecessary secrecy, this is the opportunity to remind us all that truth-seeking journalism is alive and well and should be celebrated.

Journalists, as the eyes and ears of the public, rely on public access laws to keep you informed, and great reporting begins with government transparency. A significant part of a journalist’s job is taking time to dig into government records and...



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