From Town Criers to Bloggers: How Will Journalism Survive the Internet Age?
Media taxes and income supplements to reporters are an unwarranted intrusion by the Federal Government into the Free Press. So-called "Drudge Tax" is a direct attack on the freedom of the press. The beauty of the internet is that it is the true interchange of freedom of the press. The people will discern what is to be believed without the influence /pressure of the FTC.