Here is a clip of NYPD spokesman Paul Browne, discussing “a proposal I’m seriously considering” that would eliminate NYPD-issued press credentials to reporters.
I came across the video on the blog run by Rafael Martinez-Alequin (who has his own press pass issues). It says it was filmed during a September 14, 2007 conference where Browne was speaking.
Here’s what Browne said:
He goes on to say, “What would you think of our just getting out of the business entirely?”
The effect, Browne explains: