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Jefferson Exchange | March 17, 2014 | 8:00
10:10 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Newspapers And The Shining Of Light

Newspapers roll off the presses.
Credit Ed Schipul

Paul Steinle discusses newspapers and their greatly changed business model.

Let the sun shine! 

This week is Sunshine Week across the country, a chance to observe and celebrate the laws and efforts that keep much of the workings of government open to the people. 

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Jefferson Exchange | January 6, 2014 | 8:30
10:22 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Public Records, But Not For Public Employees

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Lawyer Steven Wilker lays out public records laws and how they are used (and abused).

How best to teach budding journalists the uses of public records laws? 

Request public records.  That's what student media advisor Kate Willson did at Oregon State University.

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