From Town Criers to Bloggers: How Will Journalism Survive the Internet Age? #544505-00373

Submission Number:
544505-00373
Commenter:
 Freire
State:
Florida
Initiative Name:
From Town Criers to Bloggers: How Will Journalism Survive the Internet Age?
Regarding your "Reinventing Journalism", this effort exemplifies the overreaching approach of this administration which is being rejected by voters nationwide. Journalism is one of the sacrosanct areas where the government should not be imposing their regulations. The marketplace of ideas and news should be simply that: a marketplace without government control or guidance. Deep Six this proposal which is full of intented and unintended consequences that will irreversibly damage our American republic. This trial balloon will be shot down by every patriot in this country and the voters will take the FTC commissioners along with their sponsors in this administration.