- Apr 27, 2009
Notice that the Commission had granted its appeal concerning FOIA request (2009-34), providing to the Legal Center the requested documents, with some information that the Commission believes is exempt from disclosure under FOIA redacted from those documents
FCC: Reply Innovation in the Broadcast Television Bands: Allocations, Channel Sharing and Improvements to VHFApr 25, 2011
Media Alliance, National Organization for Women Foundation, Benton Foundation, the National Hispanic Media Coalition, and Campaign Legal Center (collectively, “Media Alliance et al.”), by their attorneys, the Institute for Public Representation, submit this reply comment to comments filed in the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC” or “Commission”) notice of proposed rulemaking in Innovation in the Broadcast Television Bands: Allocations, Channel Sharing and Improvements to VHF (the “Notice”). Media Alliance et al.’s reply emphasizes the need for the Commission to collect data to assess the impact of broadcast service loss. Additionally, the FCC should consider the impact channel sharing will have on its ownership rules and not foreclose opportunities for ownership by new entrants, including minorities and women.
- Oct 30, 2014Meredith McGehee
CLC et al. Reply Comments to Oppositions to Application for Review in the Matter of Complaints Against ACC Licensee, LLC, Licensee of Station WJLA-TV, Washington D.C., and Sander Media, LLC, Licensee of Station KGW(TV), Portland, OR
FCC: Consolidated Reply of CLC et al. to Responses to Their Complaints Against the Licensees of 18 Broadcast Television StationsFeb 16, 2016
Campaign Legal Center, Common Cause, and the Sunlight Foundation (Complainants) filed complaints against the licensees of eighteen television stations alleging that they violated Section 317 of the Communications Act and 47 CFR §73.1212 with their on air identification of Independence USA PAC (Independence) as the sponsor of certain advertisements.
- Oct 20, 2016
The Campaign Legal Center, Common Cause, Sunlight Foundation, and Benton Foundation filed a complaint regarding violations of the Communications Act and the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) regulations by Scripps Media, Inc., licensee of WCPO-TV, an ABC-affiliated broadcast television station in Cincinnati, Ohio.
- Apr 14, 2017
The U.S. Treasury granted CLC's request for expedited processing and noted that the Trump Organization announced it would be making its first donations to the Treasury for profits obtained by the organization in 2018.
- Sep 28, 2017
The FEC fined Suffolk Construction Company $34,000 for a contribution to a super PAC supporting HIllary Clinton for violating the government contractor ban.