TITLE

WASHINGTON WATCH

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Broadcasting & Cable;1/17/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 3, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on several issues related to the television broadcasting and cable television industry in the U.S., as of January 2005. Concern raised by commissioners of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the presentation by FCC Chairman Michael Powell of a plan to speed the transition to all-digital television; Fines imposed on two television news operations after airing telephone calls after reporters failed to notify individuals that they were being recorded; Action being taken by Citizens for responsibility and Ethics in Washington following revelations that the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush paid a conservative commentator and columnist to tout its No Child Left Behind program.
ACCESSION #
15718281

 

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