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CNET
Project Loon brings limited internet access to Puerto Ricodeploy the balloons, Alphabet partnered with AT&T. The company also worked with
CNET / Posted 8 hours ago
deploy the balloons, Alphabet partnered with AT&T. The company also worked with the government of Puerto Rico, the FCC, the FAA, FEMA. Loon was developed at X, formerly called Google X. The lab is responsible for the search giant's most... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Honour for Petawawa Research Forestis pleased to announce the Petawawa Research Forest (PRF), located in Chalk Riv
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
is pleased to announce the Petawawa Research Forest (PRF), located in Chalk River, Ontario as the Forest Capital of Canada (FCC) for 2017-2019. The FCC Award was presented at the 2017 CIF-IFC Annual Awards Banquet held on Sept. 27 at The Westin... Read more
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The Telegraph
Lewis and Clark ham radio club sets Alton Halloween Parade’s paceand receive prizes. All of this is done on ham radio frequencies allocated by
The Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
and receive prizes. All of this is done on ham radio frequencies allocated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), which is the U.S. governing body in charge of ham radio... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"God Is All I Have" - One Month In, Puerto Ricans Fight For Survival Amid Sluggish Recoverydegrees. The process of restoring cell phone service has progressed even more
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
degrees. The process of restoring cell phone service has progressed even more slowly. According to figures released by the FCC on Friday, only about 30% of the country’s cell sites have been restored to service. However, the commission is... Read more
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The Hill
Rolling back 'net neutrality' is essential to the free internet's futureinternet service providers (ISPs) as common carriers under Title II of the 1934
The Hill / Posted 12 hours ago
internet service providers (ISPs) as common carriers under Title II of the 1934 Communications Act. That is to say, the FCC granted itself the power to subject internet service to higher regulation and taxation. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai noted that... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Sinclair’s Tribune Media deal draws critics on the rightis working.” Newsmax needs to protect a TV channel seen in 35 million homes, a
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 hours ago
is working.” Newsmax needs to protect a TV channel seen in 35 million homes, and in a filing questioned the timing of the FCC’s review, citing “a rush to approve” even as ownership rules that may limit the deal remain in flux. On Wednesday, the... Read more
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The Hill
In his finest hour, Bush sounds the alarm on Trumpfabrication. He warned of a democratic vision that is under attack from foreign
The Hill / Posted 18 hours ago
fabrication. He warned of a democratic vision that is under attack from foreign enemies. Not long ago, Newton Minow, the FCC commissioner under President Kennedy, called on all living former presidents from both political parties to speak out... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sinclair bid to be biggest could also make it most hated TV company in America(the deal) won’t close around the year’s end,” Ripley said in a call in August
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
(the deal) won’t close around the year’s end,” Ripley said in a call in August discussing second quarter earnings. “The FCC has been very constructive in terms of its review.” Jessica Rosenworcel is one F.C.C. commissioner who has not been so... Read more
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Business Wire
Klas Telecom Rugged Network Devices Receive NIAP Common Criteria Certification for Inclusion in the NSA CSfC ProgramDiscovery Protocol (CDP). Both Voyager switches are JITC certified, built to MI
Business Wire / Posted 22 hours ago
Discovery Protocol (CDP). Both Voyager switches are JITC certified, built to MIL-STD-810G, MIL-STD-461F, IEC 60529 and FCC Part 15B. Klas Telecom's VoyagerESm is a core component of the Voyager Executive Communications Kit (VoyagerECK), a... Read more
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techcentral.ie
CIO Folder: Skinnyband is dead… or deadlyway: two years ago the US Federal Communications Commission raised the minimum
techcentral.ie / Posted yesterday
way: two years ago the US Federal Communications Commission raised the minimum standard for broadband to 25mbps download. FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said at the time: “We invented the Internet. We can do audacious things if we set big... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High School Volleyball 2017: District titles for 10 area teamsThe Warriors (12-7) also got 28 assists from Sydney Hunt and seven aces from Gr
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The Warriors (12-7) also got 28 assists from Sydney Hunt and seven aces from Grace Huntley. Chloe Johnon’s three kills led FCC (5-12). Harvest Community stayed perfect with a sweep of Cornerstone on Thursday night. The Warriors won 25-21, 25-17,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
CA Senators Call for Better Emergency Alert Systemsand Kamala Harris have sent a letter to the chairman of the Federal Communicati
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
and Kamala Harris have sent a letter to the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, asking him why rules the FCC proposed in September of last year that would enable precise geotargeting of these types of warnings have not been... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
MEA weekend in Minnesota gives students a four-day break from the classroom38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was drivin
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was driving the Suburban. Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Albert Lea wrestling coach loses job after public intoxication arrest38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was drivin
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was driving the Suburban. Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Lawyer in West Virginia AG's office leaving for FCC jobstatement released Thursday by Morrisey's office says Deputy Solicitor General
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
statement released Thursday by Morrisey's office says Deputy Solicitor General Thomas M. Johnson, Jr. will join the FCC as its general counsel next week. Johnson came to the attorney general's office in 2016 after working with the firm... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
East Ridge volleyball reaches district finalpoints, 12 digs and seven kills as Adventure Christian defeated WADE 25-15, 19-
The Daily Commercial / Posted yesterday
points, 12 digs and seven kills as Adventure Christian defeated WADE 25-15, 19-25, 25-22, 25-19 to earn a spot in the FCC state championship Final Four. Alyssa Monigovi had six service points, Jade McGranaghan had five service points and 10... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
THV11 Working For You: Can 911 find me if I use my smartphone?coordinate depending on the phone carrier can be anywhere from five yards to 50
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
coordinate depending on the phone carrier can be anywhere from five yards to 500 yards." But David Simpson, the chief of FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau admits sometimes the tower location can actually be miles away from where... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network DigestOne month after Hurricane Maria, 70% of cell sites in Puerto Rico remain out of
Converge! Network Digest / Posted yesterday
One month after Hurricane Maria, 70% of cell sites in Puerto Rico remain out of service. By the FCC count, 1,901 cell sites are offline out of a total 2,723 cell sites before the disaster struck. Thanks to a roaming pact between the five carriers,... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
One Month later, 70% of cell sites still down in Puerto RicoOne month after Hurricane Maria, 70% of cell sites in Puerto Rico remain out of
Converge! Network Digest / Posted yesterday
One month after Hurricane Maria, 70% of cell sites in Puerto Rico remain out of service. By the FCC count, 1,901 cell sites are offline out of a total 2,723 cell sites before the disaster struck. Thanks to a roaming pact between the five carriers,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
VoIP causes issues with emergency callssystem and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
system and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen to call 911, the phone could send them to the old address. According to the FCC, if you have or are thinking of subscribing to an interconnected VoIP service, you sho... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Police charge Burlington man with killing mother with guitar38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was drivin
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was driving the Suburban. Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. agency scraps unused telegraph regulations in Trump rules purgecommission had stopped enforcing the rules in 2013. The last major telegram ser
Reuters / Posted yesterday
commission had stopped enforcing the rules in 2013. The last major telegram service worldwide ended in India in 2013. The FCC said in a notice it was removing “outmoded regulations” on telegraphs effective in November to “further our goals of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tribune Media shareholders vote in favor of Sinclair mergeralike over Sinclair's right-leaning editorial views as well as concerns about m
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
alike over Sinclair's right-leaning editorial views as well as concerns about media concentration. On Wednesday, the FCC stopped its 180-day transaction clock for 15 days to allow for additional public comments after an Oct. 5 filing by... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
FCC extends review for Sinclair Broadcast deal to acquire Tribune Mediahas a strong interest in ensuring a full and complete record upon which to base
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
has a strong interest in ensuring a full and complete record upon which to base its decision in this proceeding,” the FCC said in a public notice. Approval has appeared likely because the FCC recently relaxed rules for broadcast station... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Pecan Crusted Pork Tenderloin & Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potatoes38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was drivin
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was driving the Suburban. Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Getting Apple to show customer loyaltyWe need the extra backup because you never know what infrastructure will be dam
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
We need the extra backup because you never know what infrastructure will be damaged during a bad storm. Recently the FCC chairman urged Apple to turn this function on in its iPhone. Apple appears to be the only company not willing to offer... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Rochester man in court, facing charges of sexual abuse of a minor38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was drivin
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
38 just before 6:30 p.m. Beck said Sarah Sexton, 37, of Stewartville was driving the Suburban. Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Roanoke Connect reports progressregular folks who are in these counties. This is a fixed digital wireless servi
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted yesterday
regular folks who are in these counties. This is a fixed digital wireless service delivering speeds in excess of what the FCC defines as true broadband.” The CDBG would fund part of the development of the infrastructure, according to Brooks, and... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Minnesotans get another year to use old IDs for flightshas died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minn
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
has died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minnesota.More >> Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Receptionist's family sues over fatal Minnesota school blasthas died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minn
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
has died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minnesota.More >> Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Throwback Thursday: President Truman visits Olmsted Countyhas died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minn
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
has died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minnesota.More >> Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Boy critically wounded in bus shootinghas died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minn
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
has died when a tree fell on him as he was playing on a hammock in central Minnesota.More >> Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schoolsByron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for... Read more
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Fortune
This Country Is Training High School Students To Be 'Fake News Hunters'shall ask for sources and evidence; thou shall remember that the Internet and s
Fortune / Posted yesterday
shall ask for sources and evidence; thou shall remember that the Internet and social networks can be manipulated.” Read: FCC Chairman Says He Supports Free Speech But Does Not Condemn Trump Laura Boldrini, the president of the Italian lower... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
LAP-BAND SeminarViewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Publi
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 2 days ago
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system... Read more
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Billboard
How to Download Free Music: A Totally Legal & Comprehensive Guidemusic, fans have yearned for such goodies forevermore. The only issue with Naps
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
music, fans have yearned for such goodies forevermore. The only issue with Napster was that it was totally illegal. The FCC had to crack down on that real hard, but the issue did revolutionize the system. While it's a simple $10 a month to... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Byron Superintendent urges FCC to keep internet funding program for schools Changes to a federal funding source for schools' internet access might crippl
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
Changes to a federal funding source for schools' internet access might cripple their ability to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
VoIP causes issues with emergency callssystem and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
system and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen to call 911, the phone could send them to the old address. According to the FCC, if you have or are thinking of subscribing to an interconnected VoIP service, you sho... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
VoIP causes issues with emergency callssystem and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
system and update the address. Chief Williams says if you don't and you happen to call 911, the phone could send them to the old address. According to the FCC, if you have or are thinking of subscribing to an interconnected VoIP service, you sho... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. FCC extends comment period for Sinclair Tribune dealproposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co (TRCO.N) that has drawn f
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co (TRCO.N) that has drawn fire from across the political spectrum. The FCC said it was pausing its self-imposed, 180-day shot-clock deadline on merger reviews by 15 days until Nov. 2. Sinclair,... Read more
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The Hill
EU approves data privacy shield in annual review | FCC delays Sinclair-Tribune merger review | Feds give CNN approval to fly news drones | Controversial EPA nominee already at agencyfuels and other domestic energy sources under an "energy dominance" banner. Te
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
fuels and other domestic energy sources under an "energy dominance" banner. Tech: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is allowing more time for the public to weigh in on the Sinclair Broadcast Group's proposed takeover of Tribune... Read more
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The Hill
Senate bill expands disclosure rules for online political ads | Sex trafficking bill faces resistance from Silicon Valley | Twitter to crack down on harassment, abuse | Privacy shield passes annual reviewindividuals are an increasing threat to police, has been criticized as racist a
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
individuals are an increasing threat to police, has been criticized as racist and caused alarm among advocacy groups. FCC PAUSES CLOCK ON SINCLAIR-TRIBUNE MERGER DEAL: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is allowing more time for the... Read more
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The Register
Verizon coughs up $18m after crooked contractor overcharged NY schoolsto shoo away allegations it overcharged New York schools for phone lines and br
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
to shoo away allegations it overcharged New York schools for phone lines and broadband. America's comms watchdog, the FCC, said the payment will settle out of court its complaint against the US telco giant. The row is centered on a technology... Read more
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Variety
FCC Puts Two-Week Pause on Review of Sinclair-Tribune Mergertime to review and comment on this new information.” Public interest groups lo
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
time to review and comment on this new information.” Public interest groups lobbying against the deal had been urging the FCC to open a new period for public comments. “While we are encouraged with the FCC’s decision to finally stop the clock on... Read more
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Newsmax
David Goodfriend - Matter of LawAjit Pai’s evisceration of Net Neutrality rules, perhaps progressives should co
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
Ajit Pai’s evisceration of Net Neutrality rules, perhaps progressives should consider that it will be Donald Trump’s own FCC Chairman who will allow Democrats in charge of big cable companies to silence some of Trump’s biggest supporters in... Read more
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The Hill
FCC delays Sinclair-Tribune review to allow for more public inputThe Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is allowing more time for the publi
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is allowing more time for the public to weigh in on the Sinclair Broadcast Group’s proposed takeover of Tribune Media. The FCC’s Media Bureau said Wednesday that it would be halting its “shot clock” for... Read more
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CircleID
Cuba's (Hopefully Limited) ADSL Expansionspeed. For example, in my neighborhood Frontier offers ADSL service at speeds
CircleID / Posted 2 days ago
speed. For example, in my neighborhood Frontier offers ADSL service at speeds ranging from 1.61 Mbps to 6 Mbps. (The FCC defines "broadband" as 25 Mbps or more). My home is about two miles from my central office, and it was built just after... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Sen. McCain isn’t afraid of a Presidential warning, bulls are on the loose, and more…Bashar al-Assad. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) The Top Five@5 for Tuesda
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Bashar al-Assad. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) The Top Five@5 for Tuesday, October 16th, 2017: The chairman of the FCC clears the air about President Trump’s threats to the NBC, Sen. John McCain isn’t worried about anyone threatening him,... Read more
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FOX Business
Small Cable Companies Blame High Prices on Comcastbeing able to offer them while a larger rival can, would be very bad for small
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
being able to offer them while a larger rival can, would be very bad for small carriers' ability to compete.What might the FCC do? While Comcast has every right to use its leverage to force its smaller rivals to carry its channels, the ACA's... Read more
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FOX Business
Small Cable Companies Blame High Prices on Comcastbeing able to offer them while a larger rival can, would be very bad for small
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
being able to offer them while a larger rival can, would be very bad for small carriers' ability to compete.What might the FCC do? While Comcast has every right to use its leverage to force its smaller rivals to carry its channels, the ACA's... Read more
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Newsmax
Politico Poll: 46 Percent Believe Media Fabricates Stories About Trumpnews" is having an impact, according to Politico: However, just 28 percent bel
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
news" is having an impact, according to Politico: However, just 28 percent believe Trump should have the power to revoke FCC licenses from media organizations that are licensed, TV networks notwithstanding. "Voters, particularly Trump... Read more
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