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How A Koch-Affiliated Group Is Infiltrating State News Coverage in Mainstream Papers

Local papers can't afford to cover the state legislature, so a Koch-linked venture is happy to help.

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The awards,  announced June 8, went to Reporter Philip Klein of the Washington Examiner, blogger Duane Lester of  AllAmericanBlogger.com and LibertyNews.com, and Andrew Marcus, who produced the documentary,  Hating Breitbart.

Asked about his opinion of the conservative blogger's work given the Franklin Center's affiliation with an award in his name, Vice President of Journalism Greenhut replied, "Breitbart did some good work, sure."


Joe Strupp, 46, is a 24-year veteran journalist who has been with Media Matters For America since February 2010.

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