Your Call's media roundtable: Regulation rollbacks, Trump-Russia scandal, and net neutrality

Jul 13, 2017

This week, public interest groups and several corporations took part in a day of action to protest the FCC’s plan to kill net neutrality, which ensures an open Internet for all.

We’ll also discuss coverage of the latest Russia/Trump scandal and a NY Times / Propulica investigation about the administration’s secret deregulation task force, which has deep industry ties. What caught your attention this week?

Guests:

Kevin Hall, chief economics reporter and senior investigator for McClatchy Newspapers

Craig Aaron, president of Free Press  

Robert Faturechi, investigative reporter covering campaign finance for Propublica

Web Resources:

Free Press

Propublica: Trump Has Secretive Teams to Roll Back Regulations, Led by Hires With Deep Industry Ties

McClatchy: Lawyer who met Don Jr. had ties to Russian government, spy agency

McClatchy: Trump DC hotel, Mar-A-Lago bank millions in new income for president’s business empire