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FCC Allows Newspapers to Own Broadcast Stations

December 18th, 2007 · No Comments

The Federal Communications commission on Tuesday eased restrictions on the ability of newspaper companies to own television and radio stations in the same market, by a 3-2 vote.
After the vote becomes effective, newspapers would be allowed to own stations within the 20 largest broadcast markets. Mergers of newspapers and broadcast stations would still be allowed […]

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FCC Hearing and Protest on Localism and Media Ownership

November 9th, 2007 · No Comments

Photos from the Federal Communications Commission’s hearing on localism in the media last week, as well as the protest outside the agency.

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