According to CNS News, Rep. Adam Schiff begged liberal reporters to “investigate corruption.”
“I am deeply worried about the loss of local papers all over the country in communities large and small,” said Schiff.
“It has been going on for years, but the sudden onset of the coronavirus pandemic has only accelerated these trends, and more and more places are becoming news deserts, without dedicated journalists to investigate corruption, tell local stories and document communities’ histories,” he said.
“I have advocated for further government efforts to support local news during this crisis and beyond, but in the meantime, I am relieved that with the help of this grant funding the Eastsider can continue serving our community,” Schiff said. You can read the full article here.