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Meet The ‘Conservative Champion’ Who Wants To Quash Press Freedom

YouTube screenshot, Webpage of the Alabama state legislature

"Freedom of the press is essential" to Adelbert C. "Del" Marsh, a Republican member of Alabama's state Senate. "Freedom of the press is important" he proclaims. "Freedom of the press is not going anywhere in Alabama," he swears, except that he wants government bureaucrats to have the power to give licenses to the journalists who can cover Alabama politics.