AP Government Services

For more than 170 years, the Associated Press, the world’s most trusted source of independent information, has delivered in-depth and accurate intelligence to federal and state government. Whether your goal is to enhance your agency’s internal knowledge and awareness or to educate an external audience, AP Government services provide fast and reliable facts  tailored to meet your individual needs.            

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AP State News

AP remains the only news organization with reporters in every state, and at every statehouse, with more than 650 reporters, photographers and editors in all. More than 70 are dedicated full time to covering state government with even more helping during legislative sessions. With this sort of reach, AP delivers a steady stream of information helping you to understand local developments around the clock.
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Global Media Services

AP GMS provides editorial and logistical support to broadcasters and news platforms covering global or regional news stories on location. Hiring the GMS team gives your international experience combined with local knowledge. Tell the story you want to be told, with the expertise needed to make it news-worthy.
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Access the news the moment it hits with AP Wire services, providing news directly to your corporate or government desktop. Stay on top of specific issues with alerts from a wide range of sources to ensure you’re always in the know.

  • The Associated Press produces thousands of stories each day tailored to the interests of audiences in the United States and regionally around the world. In addition to full news reports, AP offers top world news in headline and summary form.
  • Along with products in the traditional news categories of sports, business, entertainment, politics and lifestyle, AP also offers content organized around narrower vertical categories, based on its news classification system. Standing categories include agriculture, education, energy, defense, crime, legal, medical and religion. Other topical products can be created on request.
  • AP Alerts also include news from third-party content including press release companies, transcript providers and other news agencies.


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Through an exclusive partnership with Acquire Media, the leading digital media provider serving financial services and corporate communities, we’re proud to offer one of our most comprehensive government news platforms yet.

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AP Images

For more than a century, AP has captured the greatest moments in history, bringing to life the news that affects us each and every day. From presidential elections, to local protest and so much more, AP photos have told the rich story of this nation and been detrimental in situation analysis and decision making for those in the government sector.
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Consumer Ready Video

Enjoy the most dynamic and relevant video content for your website or internal needs, right at your fingertips, with AP Consumer Ready Video solutions. Drawing upon the award winning journalism and expertise you’ve come to expect from the AP, Consumer Ready Video cultivates the ideal mix of fully-produced, voiced with graphics stories best fit for you. Custom select videos or let us choose – the decision is yours. All videos can be accessed through our secure platform and delivered through direct feed.
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US Election Services

In an election year, it’s absolutely critical to have accurate and timely information. You can count on AP, the gold standard for reliable, comprehensive election coverage. In any political climate, the AP’s special election services are an essential tool in your campaign and election coverage. On election nights, AP provides the definitive national and statewide vote counts, in real-time.

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