From Town Criers to Bloggers: How Will Journalism Survive the Internet Age?
It is not the role of the Federal govt. to get involved in private sector journalism. This goes directly against the 1st amendment--". . . Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press,. . .". These hearings are a waste of taxpayers money, when they are aginst our consitution in the first place. The FTC should allow the free market to work and stay out of the area of journalism.