Wednesday Morning Splash

What's Happening, Must-Read of the Day, Fishbowl Fun Fact, and the Front Page of the Day

What’s Happening

— Will NSA Surveillance Reform Protect Public? at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

— House Committee on Foreign Affairs Hearing: Threats to Press Freedom in the Americas at the Rayburn House Office Building, 3 p.m.

— 42nd Annual Journalism Awards Dinner at the National Press Club, 6 p.m.

Must-Read of the Day

NY TimesThomas Erdbrink and Rick Gladstone look at how Jason Rezaian‘s reporting strengths led to suspicions and, eventually, detention.

Fishbowl Fun Fact

The Thirteenth Amendment wasn’t fully ratified by Mississippi until 2013.

Front Page of the Day