Press Releases

RSS
05/10/2017
On Tuesday, West Virginia Capitol Police arrested Public News Service Reporter Dan Heyman in the state capitol building. Heyman was attempting to ask questions of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price as Price entered a closed-door...
05/05/2017
On May 23, 2017, at the Pierre Hotel in New York, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press will hold its annual gala and present its Freedom of the Press Awards recognizing career achievements in protecting press freedom.   ...
05/05/2017
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press is thrilled to announce new support from the Ford Foundation. The Ford Foundation is committing $300,000 over two years toward RCFP’s work to provide legal services for journalists and news...
04/04/2017
On Tuesday, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press announced new grants from the Barr Foundation and Heising-Simons Foundation totaling $450,000.    “A free press stands as one of the cornerstones of American...
03/30/2017
The International Documentary Association (IDA) and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (RCFP) are partnering to support documentary filmmakers funded through IDA’s Enterprise Documentary Fund.    Supported by the...