press gallery

noun
1.
a press section, especially in a legislative chamber.
2.
the group of news reporters present or qualified to be present in this section.

Origin:
1880–85

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press gallery
 
n
an area set apart for newspaper reporters, esp in a legislative assembly

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Example sentences
Although no senator took up his offer, reporters in the press gallery did by sending notes to the floor.
On my way over to the press gallery, two members stopped me this morning to tell me their horror stories.
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