Web operations sprouting to report on Capitol
Envision a well-financed news organization created by big oil companies. Or big power companies. Or gambling casinos. Or a political party. Or anyone else who could afford the tab.
Could they just open up shop in the state capital and become a "news" organization?
Absolutely. And you wouldn't necessarily know if they had done so.
Here's Lucy Morgan's piece on the various new news operations popping up.