TITLE

Senate having a fine time with indecency

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, William
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/22/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 36, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of a bill that would increase broadcast indecency fines tenfold by the U.S. Senate. The bill, which was authored by Kansas Senator Sam Brownback, had been struck in the Senate Commerce Committee. The move was the result of the continuing push by conservative groups and the attempt by Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist to fast-track the bill.
ACCESSION #
20986057

 

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