press gallery


: an area especially in a court of law where news reporters sit

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Recent Examples on the Web Laslo hung a blazer over the sign for the radio-TV press gallery. Sarah D. Wire, Los Angeles Times, 4 Jan. 2024 The origins of this effort trace as far back as an evening in the early 1990s, on a Potomac River booze cruise, when a 20-something congressional press gallery official, Michael Caputo, looked up and saw someone familiar: Tom Woolston, a 20-something CIA technical operations officer. Manuel Roig-Franzia, Washington Post, 17 Apr. 2023

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“Press gallery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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