HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Television > ATVA Slams Sinclair Retrans Story

ATVA Slams Sinclair Retrans Story

July 28, 2014

The American Television Alliance (ATVA) took aim at Sinclair in a blog posting Friday, only a day after the FCC approved Sinclair's purchase of Allbritton stations, including WJLA TV Washington. In the post, ATVA says Sinclair is bicycling a pro-retrans news story on-air and online to its other stations, one that, in suggesting free TV is in jeopardy, is self-serving support for the broadcasters' position in the retrans fight rather than news.

 



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

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Court Rejects Notre Dame's HHS Mandate Challenge

A federal court of appeals has rejected the University of Notre Dame's request to be exempt from the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate.

Posted

Bobby Jindal Under Fire for Religious Freedom Order

Critics are blasting Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal for his executive order protecting individuals and businesses that have a religious objection to participating in a same-sex marriage ceremony.

Posted

Legendary Christian Radio Program Adds Sirius-XM to Network

D. James Kennedy Ministries, one of America's most enduring and most acclaimed Christian media ministries, will now broadcast on Sirius-XM satellite radio.

Posted

Seven FCC Reform Measures Sent to Full Committee

The Communications & Technology Subcommittee is sending seven FCC process reform bills to the full House Energy & Commerce Committee for consideration.

Posted

More News


Headlines