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Dianne Feinstein: Reporter shield law should only apply to ‘real reporters’

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Any protections from a proposed “shield law” might depend on the salary of journalist involved, if Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., has her way. During a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Thursday, Feinstein proposed an amendment to the bill that would make the law only apply to journalists she described as “real reporters.” The amendment defines “real reporters” as “a salaried agent” of a...

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