Hearn, Ted
March 2008
Multichannel News;3/10/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p14
The article reports that Kevin Martin, chairman of the Federal Communications (FCC), has scuttled a deal with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) which is designed to award new terms to incumbent FCC commissioners, Deborah Taylor Tate and Jonathan Adelstein, in the U.S. Martin rejected the deal because it required him to resign in January 2009 if a Democrat will be elected as president. An FCC insider said that the Martin is not prepared to step down on a certain date.


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