Frist is Hoping to Pass Indecency Measure

Hearn, Ted
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/22/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p12
Reports on the bill introduced by U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) that would impose a tenfold increase in radio- and television-indecency fines handed down by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Challenge faced by Frist in obtaining a unanimous consent to discharge the bill from the Senate Commerce Committee; Other bill introduced that will increase FCC fine; Importance of indecency issue to the Republican Party.


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