S.Res.601 - A resolution condemning the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to ban members of the media from White House events for asking critical questions of the President, and affirming the importance of a free and unfettered press in our democracy.115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 08/01/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/01/2018 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5586) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.601 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/01/2018)
Condemns the decision by President Donald Trump and the White House to bar CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins from the White House.
Affirms that journalists must be free to do their duty without fear of government reprisal.