More urgent than ever

Last week was rough, with a new wave of furloughs, pay cuts and layoffs of journalists working hard to bring essential local news to their communities.

That means our work to #SaveTheNews is even more urgent. Support is growing for our news industry stimulus campaign. The NewsGuild is working tirelessly to build bipartisan backing.

Our efforts are getting attention:

This week, we’ve been fueled by the comments left by supporters who have signed and shared our petition.

“Community journalism is the lifeblood of Democracy. We really need people to step up and protect it now more than ever.” – Bera in New York

“Once local news is gone, it will be twice as hard to bring it back. Let’s keep it from going in the first place.” – Evan, Pottstown, PA

Here’s two quick ways you can help: