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Re: this week in review....
On 26 Aug 2001, at 11:42, Dan Billings wrote:
> IMHO, using the percentage of audience to limit station ownership is a
> silly standard. Using that standard a company that operates their stations
> poorly and does not gain a large audience could own more stations than a
> successful company that gains a large audience. Why does that make sense?
> I also have a problem with any administration making up their own limits
> when the law enacted by Congress already estavlishes a standard.
Congress also established a standard in the anti-trust laws concerning
market concentration. If Congress had meant the Telecommunications
Act to supercede the anti-trust laws, they could have said so.
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