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Congressman DeSaulnier introduces legislation to empower local journalism

Original post made on Apr 19, 2019

In an effort to empower local journalism, local U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has recently announced a piece of legislation that would allow local news outlets to negotiate collectively with large online platforms that distribute their work, such as Facebook and Google.

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Posted by hamilton
a resident of Vista Grande Elementary School
on Apr 19, 2019 at 10:21 am

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Thank you, Mark DeSaulnier!

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Posted by SR_Resident
a resident of San Ramon
on Apr 19, 2019 at 1:06 pm

Good move, Mark! We don't want or need local journalism to die!

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