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Also joining the kennedy administration in 1961 was newton minow, whom the president appointed as the chair of the federal communications commission (ffc), the regulatory agency of the us government that oversees broadcasting although the fcc can exercise no prior restraint of television content, it is charged with ensuring that stations. Chapter 15 media, technology, and communication radio waves being the medium for sound broadcasting, and cables being the medium for cable television, a person. United, in its case against the federal election commission the nonprofit argued that it should be able to broadcast political speech anytime during an election citing freedom of speech. Radio waves the fcc may change the way it licenses stations up in room 609, the conventioneers urged the federal communications commission to crack down even harder on micro radio operators.
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