US SR601 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on August 1 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-08-01 - Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5586)
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A resolution condemning the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to ban members of the media from White House events for asking critical questions of the President, and affirming the importance of a free and unfettered press in our democracy. Condemns the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to bar CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins from the White House. Affirms that journalists must be free to do their duty without fear of government reprisal.

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Title

A resolution condemning the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to ban members of the media from White House events for asking critical questions of the President, and affirming the importance of a free and unfettered press in our democracy.

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-08-01SenateReferred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5586)

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