Dennis Wharton, spokesman for the National Association of Broadcasters
, called self-regulation preferable to government regulation.
Our Marketing and Management Seminars, and the Linder Farm Network "Farm Broadcaster
for a Day" events have become huge listener hits and an important part of our total marketing effort.
For more than 30 years, before the World Trade Center was built, the Empire State Building was the primary site for most New York television broadcasters
, and had been the primary site for most New York FM radio broadcasters
for more than 50 years.
In spite of this success story, for every Radio One in our community, there are many smaller broadcasters
forced to sell stations or go out of business entirely.
For a number of policy reasons--the perceived benefit to the public, a purportedly more efficient use of the spectrum, higher-quality broadcasts--Congress has required television broadcasters
to move from analog to digital transmissions.
There has been talk about charging broadcasters
more for use of the frequency spectrum, but nothing has been decided yet.
The swift round-trip journey of those campaign contributions is a tidy metaphor for the most profitable, exclusive, and mutually beneficial relationship in the new Gilded Age of politics--the one between incumbent broadcasters
and incumbent politicians.
The measure gives religious broadcasters
virtually unlimited access to educational radio and television stations that have traditionally been used by universities and nonprofit educational organizations.
With an infrastructure to hold broadcasters
accountable finally in place, it's easy to see why children's advocates finally felt comfortable enough to declare victory.
' capture of the public airwaves - a vital public resource - by the broadcasters
makes a mockery of democracy.
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According to Kofi Ofori in his report, Badio LocalMarket Consolidation and Minority Ownership, in 1991 there were 173 minorityowned broadcasters
And so, when the National Association of Broadcasters
(NAB) held its annual Radio Show in Seattle last October, the trading floor was abuzz with the sound of entrepreneurship.
As they convert to digital, broadcasters
will be transmitting programs over two channels: their existing analog; and a second digital channel that they'll get from the government for free.
The clout that the newspapers and broadcasters
exert is the desire of every elected official to have favorable press attention," says Lionel Van Deerlin, who served as a California representative from 1953-81.