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Bills Die a Quiet Death: Legislators Kill Off Legislation—Some Popular, Some Controversial—Using the ‘Suspense File’

Shortly after last year’s presidential election, Democrats in the California Legislature drew headlines by introducing a flurry of bills attacking “fake news.” They called for more resources to teach media literacy, so public school students could better discern facts from the kind of bogus stories that proliferated online during the campaign. Yet in the months since, […]