For Immediate Release
David Vance, email@example.com
Sinclair-Tribune Merger a Blow to Nation's Civic Dialogue
Statement of Michael Copps former FCC Commissioner & Common Cause Special Advisor
WASHINGTON - Sinclair's acquisition of Tribune Broadcasting is expected and disappointing. Expected because the new FCC majority is foaming at the mouth to rubber stamp more massive media mergers; and disappointing because Sinclair is not known for the best journalism in the land, to put it mildly. Our nation’s civic dialogue suffers yet another blow with this merger.
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