• FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Under Investigation by FCC's Inspector General

    6 days ago - By The Wrap

    FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is under investigation from his own agency.
    The FCC investigator general, David L. Hunt, is looking into whether Pai spearheaded a rules change last year in cahoots with Sinclair Broadcasting, allowing companies to increase the maximum amount of stations they an own. The investigation was opened by the end of 2017, according to the New York Times .
    “For months I have been trying to get to the bottom of the allegations about Chairman Pai's relationship with Sinclair Broadcasting,” Democratic Representative Frank Pallone told The Times. “I am grateful to the FCC's...
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  • FCC Watchdog Looking Into Chairman Ajit Pai's Dealings With Sinclair: Report

    6 days ago - By Deadline

    With Sinclair Broadcasting's game-changing acquisition of Tribune Media likely just weeks from final approval, the Federal Communications Commission's independent watchdog is reportedly investigating dealings between Sinclair and FCC Chairman Ajit Pai .
    The New York Times disclosed the probe , which it said has been in motion since December but had not previously come to light, citing confirmation from Rep. Frank Pallone of New Jersey, the top Democrat on the committee...
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