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House votes for more transparency at the FCC

April 28, 2014

The bill's author, Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), said the bill is partially a response to a proposed FCC rule to study the editorial decisions of newspapers. That proposal drew harsh criticism late last year, and Walden said it was a "dangerous" outcome that threatened the First Amendment rights of these papers.

 

Read more at: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/votes/200503-house-votes-for-more-transparency-at-the-fcc



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