GAO: FCC flying blind on broadcasters' sharing deals

July 28, 2014

The Federal Communications Commission is largely flying blind when it comes to its oversight of broadcast companies that share resources, according to the Government Accountability Office. The office, which acts as Congress’s investigative arm, claimed that the FCC has no way to measure whether or not its regulations and actions on the agreements line up with larger policy goals.

 

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/213499-gao-fcc-flying-blind-on-broadcasters-sharing-deals


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