The New York Daily News reports:
Mayor Adams is taking media coverage into his own hands. Adams, who has grown increasingly cranky lately with how he’s covered by the City Hall press corps, launched a newsletter Monday that he claimed will counteract “distorted” journalism about his administration.
“You can report a distorted version of what I say. I want to speak directly to the people of this city,” Adams said when asked by the Daily News why he’s starting the media service.
A City Hall spokesman said later in the day that the administration expects to budget upward of $75,000 per year for the initiative. Asked how frequently the newsletter will be published, the spokesman said, “As often as we think it can be an effective tool.”
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Mayor Adams, who has grown increasingly cranky lately with how he’s covered by City Hall press corps, launches newsletter he claims will counteract ‘distorted’ journalism about his administrationhttps://t.co/qClCA3HD0s
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) January 23, 2023