TITLE

Telecommunications: Preliminary Information on Media Ownership

AUTHOR(S)
Hecker, JayEtta Z.
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;12/18/2007, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the status of media ownership in the U.S. in 2007. To determine the ownership of media outlets, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) interviewed officials from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) of the Department of Commerce and trade associations. It outlines the level of ownership for minority and women-owned broadcast outlets as well as the stakeholders' opinions.
ACCESSION #
29362758

 

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