Copps Feels Vindicated by Court Ruling

Hearn, Ted
July 2004
Multichannel News;7/5/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 27, p26
Reports on the elation of Michael Copps, a Democrat appointee to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in 2001, in the aftermath of a recent court ruling which he believes vindicates his position. Information on how he got to know U.S. presidential candidate John Kerry; Reliance of Copps on the media to stir public awareness about policy changes in the agency; Failure of cross-ownership bans and limits crafted several decades ago to remain current with today's market conditions according to FCC chairman Michael Powell.


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