Capitol Pressroom, October 24, 2019: Sen. Kevin Thomas

Tim Williams and Susan Arbetter

October 30, 2019

Originally published in The Capitol Pressroom on October 24, 2019.

Local journalism has seen a drastic decline in recent years as disinformation tactics become more prevalent. To combat the loss of journalism on the local level, Sen. Kevin Thomas (D-Garden City), chair of the Senate Consumer Protection Committee, discussed his new bill which would require the development of local news organizations via cable companies.

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