Tag: Federal Communications Commission

USCCB: Retain open internet ‘by strongest legal authority available’

USCCB: Retain open internet ‘by strongest legal authority available’

| Mark Pattison | July 18, 2017 | 2 Comments

In comments delivered July 17 to the Federal Communications Commission, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops urged the FCC to use “the strongest legal authority available” to “retain open internet regulations.”

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Online advertisers market more directly to kids than TV ever could

Online advertisers market more directly to kids than TV ever could

| Mark Pattison | March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

The federal government, having observed shameless efforts by mass-media marketers to use children to separate parents from their money, has had to step in repeatedly over the past 40-plus years with laws and regulations to stop this kind of exploitation. That was the subject of the previous “TV Eye” column.

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