Media Lobbyists Back in DC to Push for JCPA Corporate Media Welfare Bill

Over one hundred representatives from corporate media companies around the country will be in DC this month, pushing Congress to once again take up the repeatedly-nixed Journalism Competition and Preservation Act (JCPA), a bailout bill for the legacy media industry, and perhaps one of the most-revived bills of all time.

An employee at a money changer counts USD 100 bills in Manila on October 25, 2012. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

CNN’s Reiner: Mitch McConnell Likely Having Seizures

CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner said on Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront” that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) appeared to have a seizure when he froze and was unresponsive after being asked if he plans to run for re-election at a press conference.

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speak to reporters following the weekly Senate policy luncheons at the U.S. Capitol on June 13, 2023 in Washington, DC. The Republicans spoke on the war in Ukraine, China and the economy. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)