SEPT. 26, 2007 - MARKEY, WAXMAN CONCERNED ABOUT RISE OF PRODUCT PLACEMENT IN TV SHOWS

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Representative Edward J. Markey (D-MA), chairman of the House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet, and Representative Henry A. Waxman (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent the attached letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin J. Martin today concerning product placement in television programming. Rep. Markey addressed this subject in his hearing on the “Future of Video” held in May.

Letter to FCC from Reps. Markey and Waxman

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 26, 2007

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