The Week Ahead: State's Rights
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, NTIA, Premium Content
July 27th, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 27, 2009 – The National Telecommunication and Information Administration views the $240 million that it is awarding in broadband data and mapping grants as a responsibility of state governments, and expects them to be integrally involved in the process.
NTIA Details Contacts With Legislators, States, Mapping Companies and Others
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, NTIA
April 27th, 2009
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2009 – Officials at the agency responsible for crafting the federal government’s broadband stimulus policies held 36 meetings meeting over the past two months – 17 with federal legislators, 11 with private companies and non-profit groups, and eight with state and city officials.
Dan Rather Slams Press as 'Spineless' at Media Reform Conference
June 10th, 2008
Media consolidation has led the American media to become spineless and insipid because they no longer believe that the media are organs of the public trust, said former CBS News anchor Dan Rather.