Lawmakers Unveil Journalist Protection Act Amid Trump Attacks on Media

Three Democratic lawmakers reintroduced a Journalist Protection Act that intends to designate “certain attacks on those reporting the news” as a federal crime.
The bill was introduced by Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.).
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One thought on “Lawmakers Unveil Journalist Protection Act Amid Trump Attacks on Media

  • March 13, 2019 at 10:03 am
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    If someone attacks a Fox News reporter can The Hill be held accountable under the new law “Journalist Protection Act”

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