Not to be outdone by their counterparts in the House, a Senate panel will also convene a hearing thon the future of the media industry.

Sen. John KerryJohn KerryCongress needs to assert the war power against a dangerous president Sinclair and 'Big Media': The outrage that caused the outrage Tillerson sets a lost State Department on the right course MORE (D-Mass.), the chairman of the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet, announced Monday that his panel will have a hearing on Wednesday, May 6. The panel is titled, "The Future of Journalism."

The date of the hearing has been updated in this post.

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