FCC's On the Road Again
- Program reporting revisited. Marti, Harry C. // Broadcast Engineering;Jan2012, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p7
The article presents information related to the new enhanced disclosure form (Form 355) for television stations, being proposed by the U.S. federal Communications Commission (FCC).
- Head-hunting for Michael Powell. Wallace-Wells, Benjamin // Washington Monthly;Sep2003, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p10
Reports on the move of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Michael Powell to push a rule change to loosen restrictions on the number of TV stations that media conglomerates can own. Failure to foresee the public outrage that ensured; Complaints of several citizens to the FCC;...
- Commission seeks to limit television station ownership. // Hill;3/10/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 30, p14
The article offers information on the plan of Tom Wheeler, chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commissions, to restrict the ability of television station owners to collectively manage various stations in smaller markets through new rules which were expected to be released in March 2014.
- Transparency on the Campaign Trail. // Information Management Journal;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p8
The article reports on the regulation implemented by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requiring local television stations to put public files, particularly political advertising records, on their websites.
- New rules. MARTIN, HARRY C. // Broadcast Engineering;Aug2012, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p16
The article focuses on the new online public regulations of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for all television and Class A television stations and the new antenna structure registration (ASR) rules. It mentions about the appeal that was made by the National Association of...
- FCC Clear as Mud on DTV Chart Mistake. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;6/15/2009, Vol. 139 Issue 24, p14
The article reports on the efforts taken by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to boost minority station ownership. It cites FCC's imposition of fines to stations that will make a mistake. It discusses the complaint filed by DuJuan McCoy against FCC which erroneously put the KXVA...
- Burden Eased For Small Ops. Hearn, Ted; Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom // Multichannel News;4/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p6
The article reports on the new proposal by Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin Martin which states that small cable systems would no longer have to retransmit the high-definition signals of television stations in the U.S. The proposal is conceived after Martin was pressured with...
- Ownership 'Soap Opera'. Shields, Todd // MediaWeek;6/23/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 25, p7
Reports on the approval of a bill by the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee that will restore back to 35 percent the national cap on television station ownership. Sponsors of the bill; Rule of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on the ownership; Effect of the approval of the bill on radio...
- Opposition Could Derail Martin's Plan. Teinowitz, Ira // Television Week;11/26/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p6
The article announces that publishers are upset that U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Kevin J. Martin's proposal to ease rules on cross-ownership of television stations and newspapers did not go far enough as expected. Blair Levin, a former FCC official who is now an analyst...