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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.


[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 12:25pm]


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