TITLE

Powell Gets Top Chair at FCC

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;01/29/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States President George W. Bush's appointment of United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) member Michael Powell as chairman of the FCC. Career background; Implications for broadcasting policy in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
4054801

 

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