Editorial: Open government takes a one-two punch from Virginia courts

July 7, 2017
Bob Brown
Richmond Times-Dispatch

It’s been a rough time lately for the cause of government transparency in Virginia.

Local news outlets find an unlikely ally in the duopoly

Talk to a big publisher about Google and Facebook, and you’ll hear the strains of a dysfunctional relationship. But there’s one publishing sector that’s surprisingly having a bit of a honeymoon period: local news.