Next FCC Chairman Will Impact Journalism
Posted: 4/5/2013  |  By: Tracie Powell | Columbia Journalism Review
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski announced last month that he was stepping down, and journalism advocates have since been lining up to voice opinions on what Genachowski’s successor should do differently in dealing with media. They want an FCC chief who will put an end to further media consolidation, make political ads more transparent, and increase diversity of media ownership and coverage.