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Media hides secret in $3.5 trillion spending bill

There’s one piece of the $3.5 trillion spending bill [1] that the media is unlikely to tell you about—their bailout.

The massive, bloated $3.5 billion spending bill has so much pork that fiscal hawks could eat it for weeks. One piece that hasn’t received much attention yet is a special journalism “tax credit” equal to 50% of the salary of each journalist—up to $50,000 per journalist annually.

Yes, that’s correct, your tax dollars would be paying 50% of the salary of many journalists, whether you like their reporting or not.

Think of it as a way to turn every news outlet in America into a version of NPR.

Read the full article at The Daily Signal… [2]