FCC Kicks Off Quadrennial Regulatory Review

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Radio ownership rules have not undergone any significant changes since the 1990s.


That’s a problem, says Republican FCC Commissioner¬†Mike O’Rielly.¬†With that attitude, O’Rielly and his GOP colleagues heralded the agency’s consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that would initiate a review of “certain broadcast ownership rules.”

Brendan Carr noted how some of these rules have been in place since 1940.

What MB Docket 18-349 does is opens for comment what changes, if any, the Commission should make on its ownership rules for broadcast media. Some lament it doesn’t go far enough.

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