CNPA Mission Statement

To protect and serve the common interests of its newsmedia members, to help members inform and thereby strengthen their communities, and to foster the highest ideals, ethics and traditions of journalism, a free press and the news profession.

Press enter to begin your search

Legislative teams to huddle in D.C.

Legislative teams to huddle in D.C.

Legislative Team

CNPA’s legislative team, from left, Tom Newton, Nikki Moore and Jim Ewert

The CNPA legislative affairs team will share and trade strategies with other states’ governmental-affairs advocates during the annual NAM Legislative Conference Dec. 3-5 in Washington, D.C.

Among those attending are executive directors, legislative affairs directors and staffs, and lawyers and lobbyists for newspaper associations.

Tom Newton with Nikki Moore and Jim Ewert. Newspaper Association Managers Inc. hosts the conference each winter in Washington. Tom Newton, CNPA’s executive director, is currently president of NAM. Joining him at the conference will be CNPA General Counsel Jim Ewert and CNPA Legal Counsel Nikki Moore.

NAM is a professional organization that includes the executives of state, regional, national and international newspaper associations headquartered in the United States and Canada.