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2013-08-07 Home Front: Politix
RNC Warns Networks: Drop Hillary Clinton Movies Or Lose 2016 GOP Debates
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Posted by trailing wife 2013-08-07 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [520 views ]  Top

#1 The networks will scream that the RNC is violating their 1st amendment rights. Preibus says explicitly that they have a right to broadcast it. The RNC has the right to take their business elsewhere.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2013-08-07 01:06||   2013-08-07 01:06|| Front Page Top

#2 Frankly, I'd pull the partnership anyway and find more neutral venues.
Posted by Pappy 2013-08-07 01:10||   2013-08-07 01:10|| Front Page Top

#3 After Candy Crowley's performance during the last debates, it should not even be an issue for discussion.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-08-07 03:04||   2013-08-07 03:04|| Front Page Top

#4 The issue is 'in kind' campaign support. The cost of the programs and air time has to count against the corporations as just plain money. Fairness Doctrine would require the networks to provide equal time in similar time spots to the other party(ies) to air their material.

It would probably be more effective to start making noise to the effect to close the deficit that the Stupid Party consider new 'levies' as in the concept that while corporations pay taxes those who log, mine, or drill on federal land also have to pay royalties to do so. It's long past that those who profit from using the public air waves do the same. Make it 'progressive' based upon size of coverage.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-08-07 08:25||   2013-08-07 08:25|| Front Page Top

#5 Shouldn't the IRS be looking into CNN's political activity?
Posted by Ebbang Uluque6305 2013-08-07 11:48||   2013-08-07 11:48|| Front Page Top

#6 Shouldn't the IRS be looking into CNN's political activity?

No. And that's the point. It has to end, the overlarge government with the power to take away everything you have because a bureaucrat has been offended.
Posted by badanov 2013-08-07 16:48||  2013-08-07 16:48|| Front Page Top

#7 badanov is exactly right - I don't want the government involved. This is business to business.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2013-08-07 19:34||   2013-08-07 19:34|| Front Page Top

#8 If the tea party riots after watching the Hillary movie will the Obama administration arrest the CNN producer?
Posted by Airandee 2013-08-07 21:19||   2013-08-07 21:19|| Front Page Top

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