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44 years as a journalist, author, teacher @POYNTER. Licensed Drone Pilot, motorcycle lover. NEW book: Aim for the Heart -buy on Amazon website below

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@atompkins — 14,523 followers, 24,186 tweets

If POTUS has time to "award" fake news awards-maybe he has time for a press conference. I suspect we have things to talk about- DACA, government shutdown, 20 states suing over net neutrality, Russia investigation. Other presidents did.  http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/data/newsconferences.php  https://t.co/kXdaJndSTt
You know what would be a great idea to make journalism more accurate- how about a Presidential news conference? Trump has held ONE. See how that stacks up against previous presidents:  http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/data/newsconferences.php  https://t.co/JN84PPLS9p
RT @JillGeisler: Fox News shelved Stormy Daniels-Trump story before election - Jan. 16, 2018  http://pllqt.it/0suC04  https://t.co/iehYNLHZIr
RT @Poynter: Now that we've had a chance to see @ThePostFilm, we've been watching this video of Katharine Graham with renewed ad… https://t.co/Gb1bGn96TQ
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