Free Flow of Information Act of 2007

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The bill, which was introduced September 10, 2007, is a bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. [1]


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Senate Action

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Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2008 Senate Scorecard

Org. position: Nay

Description:

"Allow the Senate to proceed to a bill limiting government power to compel journalists to reveal sources. July 30. (51-43; 60 votes required to invoke cloture. Reid voted no so that he could subsequently move to reconsider the vote.)"

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php)

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  1. Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 on [1].

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