Who will police political ads?
- Political advertising. // Quill;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p6
Reports that the newsletter `Politics in Minnesota' is fighting to overturn a state law that prohibits political advertising on election day. Editors' claim on the law's infringement on an individual's right of free expression.
- Congressional Memberships as Political Advertising: Evidence from the U.S. Senate. Mixon Jr., Franklin G.; Ressler, Rand W.; Gibson, M. Troy // Southern Economic Journal;Oct2003, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p414
The present article analyzes signaling by elected officials of moderate or centrist legislative behavior from a benefits/costs perspective. To do so, we provide statistical evidence regarding the tendency of senators to join the U.S. Senate Centrist Coalition, a congressional membership...
- Big spending on balanced budget. Shin, Annys // National Journal;2/22/97, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p378
Reports on the television and radio advertisements on the balanced budget amendments by supporters and opponents in the United States. Estimated amount for advertisements for the support of the National Taxpayers Union; Radio ads in seven states; Expected close votes in the House of Congress.
- IN THE KNOW. // Hill;4/17/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 42, p28
The article offers news briefs related to public officials in the U.S. which include the political advertisement of Jim Ogonowski, the possible change of the congressional band of the Second Amendments, and the participation of House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer in a high school quiz show.
- MP urges rethink on political ads. // Campaign;5/3/2013, p2
The article reports on the proposal of Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) George Eustice to rethink on the ban of Great Britain on the political advertising on television and radio.
- Free ads for pols? Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;6/17/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 25, p16
Reports on the introduction of bill on free airtime for political candidates by senators John McCain of Arizona and Rus Feingold in the U.S. Opposition of lawmakers on the bill; Impact of the bill to radio and television broadcasters; Disappointment of broadcasters to McCain.
- Torricelli revives bill for pol ad discounts. McClintock, Pamela // Daily Variety;2/26/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 62, p5
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...
- Bill to end paid political ads. Vivarelli, Nick // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;02/22/2000, Vol. 361 Issue 45, p46
Reports on the Italian Parliament's passage of a media bill banning all paid political advertisements on Italian television.
- Kennard changes mind on vote. Boliek, Brooks // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;09/19/2000, Vol. 364 Issue 43, p4
Reports the change of decision of United States Federal Communications Commission Chairman Bill Kennard regarding the commission's review of regulations restricting political advertisements and editorials on television and radio. Resolution to participate in the review; Factors affecting the...