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Today the FCC is expected to vote on a new rule requiring that broadcast television stations post their records of political ad buys online. The debate over this rule is another illustration that the real… Read more
Starting today, all TV and radio stations must send records of political advertising buys to the FCC. Until now, only 230 stations in the top 50 markets had to file the records online. Starting today, more than 2,000 stations will ...
The Federal Communications Commission said Tuesday that the new rule requiring TV stations to put their political ad disclosure files online would take effect Aug. 2. The rule, passed by the FCC in April in a party line vote, means ...
By Justin Elliott, ProPublica With the FCC set to vote Friday on whether to require broadcasters to post political ad data online, the industry has been scrambling to water down the proposed rule.
ProPublica | PEJ’s State of the Media ProPublica has waded into the debate between the FCC and local TV stations about whether they should be required to put their political ad spending reports online. “We tend to… Read more