Ige signs bill protecting journalism in schools

  • Photo courtesy of the office of the Governor Students from McKinley stand with Gov. Ige after signing the Student Journalism Protection Act into law.

  • Photo courtesy of the office of the Governor Speaker Scott Saiki who introduced the bill speaks at the signing of the bill ceremony on Monday.

A bill designed to support and protect journalism programs at Hawaii’s public and private schools was signed into law Monday by Gov. David Ige.