Getting Credentialed as a Press

ABA press credentials are available to reporters, editors working as reporters, producers, camera operators and still photographers who present their official government-issued press credentials. Exceptions must be approved by the Director of the ABA Division for Media Relations and Communication Services, or his/her designee.

ABA Open Meetings Policy

The open meetings policy states that meetings are open to all members of the Association and representatives of the media, except executive sessions. When media interest is present, Media Relations works with entities to screen and qualify reporters, handle media registration and issue “news media” badges.