HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Congress and Relevant Laws > House votes for more transparency at the FCC

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



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

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Salem Launches Eric Metaxas Show

On Monday, Salem Media Group launched The Eric Metaxas Show, a new two-hour talk program, in 26 of the top 30 radio markets.

Posted

Oregon Rep Wants Low Power Protection

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler with a simple message...

Posted

FSR Pushes for Cybersecurity Legislation

The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR), the lobby for financial services companies...

Posted

Failing liberal states losing residents by the millions

Americans are flocking to red states in droves. As reported by the Daily Signal on Sunday, a new study from the American Legislative Exchange Council finds that California...

Posted

More News


Headlines