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WH: Reporter shield push not linked with phone tapping controversy

|White House press secretary Jay Carney brushed aside suggestions that the White House was reviving its push for a law shielding reporters from having to disclose sources due to the ongoing controversy over the Justice Department's seizure of Associated Press phone records, saying the president's support for such a law is "long-standing" and that it is merely the "appropriate time" to reiterate that support.