Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution: The Press Is Not Enemy Of The People

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August 17, 2018 8:34 am
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A Senate resolution declaring that the press is not the enemy of the people passed by unanimous consent on Thursday, which “condemns the attacks on the institution of the free press” as an “attack on the democratic institutions of the United States.”

According to a Thursday CBS report, the motion was introduced by Sen. Brian Schatz (D-HI).

Read the resolution below:

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