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Press freedom was a crucial factor in the formation of the American republic, and strict protections for the press were added to the United States Constitution just two years after it was ratified.European travelers observed the appetite for newspapers among ordinary American citizens and thought it a distinctive characteristic of the early Republic.
Its chief early influences came from English and Irish settlers of colonial America.
In 2000, 62.5 million newspapers circulated in the United States on any given day.
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Toward the end of the twentieth century, however, libel suits and libel law for private persons and corporations was less favorable to newspapers.
Nonetheless, the press enjoyed broad protection that allowed aggressive reporting, including laws that sometimes mandated cooperation from public officials.