The Busman's Holiday: Oh, The Places You'll Go: The Reporter-Free Zone For one, it's a window into what reporters sometimes face in gathering the most simple information from public officials.Public life should not be closed like this.
If I'm the mayor, and anyone behaves like this to you or to others in the public realm -- they'd be put on probation.
This is "OUR HOUSE" -- this is the house of government. This is where the people's business occurs.
All restricted hallways of City Hall should be made un-restricted. If folks want to lock up an office, fine. But hallways don't need to be closed to the people and the media.