KPCC: AirTalk: A California lawmaker wants to subsidize local journalism. Here’s his plan

Wednesday, August 8, 2018


By Larry Mantle

Assemblyman Marc Levine is looking at state tax relief for papers, and bans on layoffs. But does a state government intervention compromise journalistic independence?


Marc Levine (D-San Rafael), California state assemblyman representing the 10th State Assembly District, which encompasses the communities of Marin and Southern Sonoma