Tag: Federal Communications Commission

Christian hire hampered by theft, tangled in red tape

The fifth time was a attract for WINW Joy 1520 AM Radio. Well, not really. On Feb. 23, a station, that facilities black-gospel music, was rendered wordless after copper thieves shop-worn a conductor located in Plain Township. It remarkable a…

National Latino Broadcasting to Launch New Channels on Sirius XM Radio

THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION RECENTLY ANNOUNCED THAT SIRIUSXM HAS IMPLEMENTED ITS MERGER CONDITIONS NATIONAL LATINO BROADCASTING HAS BEEN SELECTED AND IT WILL OPERATE FOUR NEW LATINO THEMED CHANNELS National Latino Broadcasting, LLC. (NLB), a newly formed subsidiary of Eventus, the…

House report finds leadership breakdown at FCC

In a scathing report released Tuesday, congressional investigators outlined a pattern of mismanagement, dysfunction and abuse of power at the Federal Communications Commission under the agency’s Republican chairman, Kevin Martin.The report “” the result of a nearly yearlong, bipartisan investigation…

IBBA FALL BROADCAST CONVENTION DETROIT OCT 10,11,12,

The Clock is Ticking and the countdown is on for the IBBA Fall Broadcast Conference and Icon Awards held on the same dates of The 40th National Conference of Black Lawyers Convention and The Motown Alumni Convention on October 10,…

SENATORS EXPRESS CONCERN OVER FCC LOCALISM MANDATES

WASHINGTON, DC — Twenty-three senators have expressed their ‘substantial concern’ over recent proposals by the Federal Communications Commission that would dictate how broadcasters serve their local communities, placing additional regulatory burdens on local radio and television stations. In a letter…

BROADCASTERS URGE END TO ADVERTISING ‘DICTATES’

– NAB, RAB, and TVB: Discrimination in station ad buys ‘has no place’ in today’s media market – WASHINGTON, DC — The National Association of Broadcasters, the Radio Advertising Bureau and the Television Bureau of Advertising joined forces last week…

How Well Does FCC Handle Complaints?

NAB CALLS ON STATIONS TO FILE COMMENTS REGARDING LOCALISM

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Association of Broadcasters has placed a ‘Call to Action’ on the front page of the NAB Web site, asking both member and non-member stations to file comments with the Federal Communications Commission regarding its localism…

NABJ to Congress: Reverse the FCC's Media Consolidation Decision

Commissionï ¿ ½s vote limits opportunity for minority media ownership and localism The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) calls on the U.S. Congress to reverse this week’s decision by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in allowing corporate ownership of…

NABJ to Congress: Reverse the FCC’s Media Consolidation Decision

Commission?s vote limits opportunity for minority media ownership and localism The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) calls on the U.S. Congress to reverse this week’s decision by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in allowing corporate ownership of both print…