City of Niche News
Niche reporters and correspondents from overseas now dominate the Washington press corps.
The source: “The New Face of Washington’s Press Corps” by Tyler Marshall and the Project for Excellence in Journalism, in journalism.org, Feb. 11, 2009.
The number of U.S. newspapers with a reporter based in Washington has plunged by half. The number of states with a Washington newspaper presence has fallen by a third. The number of television network correspondents and Washington-based TV...