FCC Eases Satellite TV Reauthorizations

March 13, 2019

Before the FCC action Tuesday (March 12), if a satellite station were transferred to another owner who also wanted to use is as a satellite--which are exempt from local TV ownership limits--the new owner had to seek a new authorization, which required the same evidentiary showing as for an initial authorization.

Read more at: https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/fcc-eases-satellite-tv-reauthorizations

Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!



Latest News

Salem Looks To Augment Broadcast Sales With ‘Surround’ Digital Shop

Salem Media Group is banking on its new digital services agency to help make up for some of the softness its broadcast division experienced in the fourth quarter.


FCC Approves Repack Money For Radio

On Friday The Federal Communications Commission approved the 2018 Reimbursement Expansion Act...


Anti-Electoral College plan almost two-thirds there

Many Democrats are still incensed that Hillary Clinton, their presidential candidate in 2016, won the popular vote but lost where it counted...


Senate confirms Trump nominee Rao for DC appeals court

Rao, 45, heads the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, where she plays a key role in Trump’s efforts to...


More News