NEW ENGLAND FIRST AMENDMENT COALITION SEEKS REPORTERS INTERESTED IN ATTENDING FOI TRAINING
Broadcast, print and online reporters are invited to apply to the New England First Amendment Coalition to attend a three-day intensive training course on freedom of information laws.
25 applicants will be selected to attend the training, which will take place November 16 - 18 in Dedham, Massachusetts.
The application deadline is October 3. You can find the link for the applicaion materials on the VAB website at www.vab.org.
This year’s featured speaker will be Marty Kaiser, editor and senior vice president of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
The New England First Amendment Coalition was formed in 2006 by a group of journalists concerned that citizens, to say nothing of reporters, are routinely denied access to the work of government: public documents, meetings and hearings.