TITLE

Torricelli revives bill for pol ad discounts

AUTHOR(S)
McClintock, Pamela
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/26/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 62, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the legislation of a bill that would force television stations to offer discounts to political candidates buying airtime for political advertisements in Washington, D.C. Lobbying campaign by the National Association of Broadcasters; Use of the election reform legislation to resurrect the proposed discount; Implications of the proposed discounts to TV stations.
ACCESSION #
6288875

 

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