Protecting journalists Blog ››› August 12, 2008 10:24 AM EDT ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? Slight push detected on Capitol Hill for a federal shield law in the wake of FBI agents collecting reporters' phone records. Short Link copy link Posted In Justice & Civil Liberties, Domestic Spying We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.