Back in 2012, the FCC passed a rule requiring that broadcast stations post online publicly available files detailing agreements for sales of political ads. Now FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is proposing…
Republican Chairman Threatens to Block 2016 Primary Debates If NBC, CNN Proceed With Hillary Clinton Projects
Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus has fired off letters to CNN’s Jeff Zucker and NBC’s Robert Greenblatt, objecting to plans for movie projects about Hillary Clinton and going so…
The flood of ads from outside groups last year often identified funders only by generic names like Americans for Prosperity and American Crossroads. Sen. Bill Nelson suggests that existing law could…
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Hurricane Sandy may have temporarily sidelined President Obama and Mitt Romney's campaign efforts, but in the final stretch of election 2012, TV stations in battleground states are seeing an…
TV stations are asking a federal court to put a stop to the FCC's plans to require that TV broadcasters post political ad spending information online.
Slackened ad sales shaped a deepened first-quarter loss at TV station group Sinclair Broadcasting.
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