Topic: “Statements”

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AP statement on deported journalist

, by Lauren Easton

The Associated Press issued this statement today from Vice President for International News Ian Phillips regarding the deportation of Justin Lynch, a freelance journalist working for AP, from South Sudan:

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AP general counsel urges lawmakers to strengthen FOIA

, by Erin Madigan White

Associated Press General Counsel Karen Kaiser today urged lawmakers to enact bipartisan legislation now before the U.S. Senate to strengthen the Freedom of Information Act and make it work better.

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AP CEO welcomes DOJ’s revised media guidelines

, by Erin Madigan White

The Associated Press today welcomed revised guidelines on how the federal government could obtain records from the news media during leak investigations.

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AP statement on Mueller report

, by Erin Madigan White

AP Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll offered the following statement in response to a report from former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III, who was hired by the NFL to investigate how the league pursued evidence in the Ray Rice abuse case:

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More great saves by AP staffers

, by Tom Kent

Every few weeks we distribute to the AP staff examples of great saves by our staffers who protected us from hoaxes and inaccuracies. Here are some of the latest:

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