Washington watch

Jessell, Harry A.
April 1993
Broadcasting & Cable;4/19/93, Vol. 123 Issue 16, p70
Trade Publication
Reports on various broadcasting events and issues. Educators versus sex and violence on television; Arguments for and against cable rate regulation freeze; Opposing the fairness doctrine; Federal Communications Commission and the issue of high-definition television coverage; Low-power television stations and four-letter call sign.


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