PRWeek: Government social media blackouts worry public affairs pros
As tensions run high between the media and the White House, PR Week spoke to GSG’s Marissa Padilla about what the communications freeze could mean for the public. See below for an excerpt of the article, or click here to read the full piece.
“This is not a positive sign of how communication will flow from federal agencies back to the American people,” says Marissa Padilla, VP at Global Strategy Group. “It’s a dangerous precedent to set, and shutting down that access does a disservice overall. As American citizens, we expect our government to operate in a very transparent and open way.”