Erik Wemple: FCC


Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 02/21/2014

FCC bags controversial media study. Let media reporters take over!

Government employees needn’t bother with this stuff.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:33 PM ET, 02/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ajit Pai, FCC, Federal Communications Commission, Media

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 02/14/2014

Former FCC commish: This is no ‘golden age of digital news’

Michael Copps says it’s not too hard to suss out the impact of media consolidation.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:35 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast, FCC, media consolidation, Michael Copps

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Complaint archive: Fire!

Is treason of no concern to the FCC?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:51 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FCC, Federal Communications Commission, Fox News

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Complaint archive: Obama's India trip edition

Hey, FCC -- perhaps a broader definition of 'obscene' is in order.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FCC, First Amendment, Glenn Beck, Iraq war, Rush Limbaugh

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Complaint archive: Crazy screen edition

Something strange allegedly appeared on a person's TV screen. A complaint was filed with the FCC.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:41 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FCC, Fox News

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Complaint archive: Glenn Beck edition

Caller to the FCC says that Beck 'sends people out to kill people.'

By Erik Wemple  |  12:48 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FCC, Glenn Beck

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Media news derivatives: May 3

What is happening in the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:21 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politico, dreams from my father, newt gingrich, r.c.l hammond, keach hagey, wall street journal, new york times, fcc, bloomberg TV, lorne michaels, mitt romney, george zimmerman, rupert murdoch, sean hannity