The Texas Association of Broadcasters presents this review of newsroom and Open Government related legislative efforts in the 85th Texas Legislature featuring attorney Laura Prather of TAB Associate Member law firm Haynes and Boone LLP.
What you will learn:
- Recent court decisions TAB and other groups tried to address in the recent session and how they are affecting newsgathering in Texas
- What changes the Legislature enacted that help newsrooms
- What changes lawmakers didn’t pass that are hindering newsgathering
- How newsrooms can help the cause of governmental transparency in the interim committee work leading up to the 2019 Texas Legislature