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Why media groups are accusing
the administration of ‘censorship’

Fox News, by Howard Kurtz

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/11/2014 4:50:07 AM

Journalists have been fuming for years over the administration’s failure to live up to President Obama’s promises of transparent government. But it’s even worse than you thought. The focus, naturally, has been on the White House, where reporters press for scraps of information in the briefing room and news photographers are sometimes barred from events, supplanted by official photogs whose work amounts to propaganda. But it turns out the problem is even more insidious where the real day-to-day business of government gets done, in federal departments and agencies. In an unusual alliance, a number of journalism organizations have banded together to denounce what they

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nimby, 7/11/2014 8:11:00 AM     (No. 9919497)

Accusing? They are lapdogs. What are they whining about? That they are not getting the crumbs?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/11/2014 3:03:14 PM     (No. 9920089)

Most of the media lap dogs don´t have a clue a to what the word indicates. This has been ongoing since the vote on o-care debacle early in his term. Censorship, intimidation... If the PTB had been doing their job in the first place, none of this would have happened. To the Media groups...
´EAT IT´ You chose it.

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