Farmers lobbying on ‘clean’ satellite TV bill

July 22, 2014

Advocates for farmers are putting pressure on members of Congress to support a “clean” reauthorization of an expiring satellite TV law. This month, the head of the South Dakota Farmers Union met with Sen. John Thune (S.D.), the top Republican on the Senate Commerce Committee, and other lawmakers to urge them not to change broader TV licensing rules while extending the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELA).

 

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/212869-farmers-lobbying-on-clean-satellite-tv-bill


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