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124 Democrats, Republicans Advocate for New Federal Funding to Support Local News

PAWTUCKET – U.S. Representatives David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and F. James Sensenbrenner (WI-05) are leading more than 100 members of both parties in...

Webinar Series – Digital tools and strategies in the time of coronavirus

While the coronavirus is disrupting business as usual, it’s also spawning new opportunities for small businesses to reach local audiences and media...

New England Senators Seek Local Media Funding in Covid-19 Stimulus

New England Democratic Senator's, Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Ed Markey (D-MA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Jack Reed (D-RI), along with...

Coordinated Front Page – #ThereWithYou Campaign

COVID-19 Main Page | Webinars & Live Events | Member News | Resources | Essential Services Last week the UK made a bold move to create a...

Next Round of FJP Grant Applications Opens April 13

Last week Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) announced a $100M investment to support the news industry during the COVID-19 outbreak. This week they announced the first...

Mother’s Day During COVID-19 Stay At Home Orders

Mother's Day 2020 is about as different as it can get with stay at home orders in place in most of the...

COVID-19: Getting good information as virus crisis unfolds

Gene Policinski is president and chief operating officer of the Freedom Forum Institute. He can be reached at gpolicinski@freedomforum.org, or follow...

The Tow Center COVID-19 Newsroom Cutback Tracker

Since March, The Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University has been collecting data on U.S. newsroom cutbacks that have occurred...

GNI announces Journalism Emergency Relief Fund for local news

As the news industry deals with job cuts, furloughs and cutbacks as a result of the economic downturn prompted by COVID-19. The...