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Sinclair Broadcasting bias

Sinclair Broadcasting’s obvious timing in airing the libelous attack on John Kerry, “Stolen Honor,” flies in the face of public trust. SB has timed the broadcasts so that the fines that will accrue from the filed complaints to the Federal Elections Commission will fall AFTER the dirtiest election in this shamed nation’s history. (And will barely pinch their well-oiled, collective pocket). SB’s stockholders will be apprised of this illegal “corporate contribution,” and the reason their investments have been jeopardized. (See MoveOn.org)

The Federal Communications Commission needs to hear that if this political bias is allowed to air, it is imperative that a rebuttal like “Going Upriver” be broadcast concurrently, as SB’s well-financed smear-tactic makes a mockery of media regulation.

The FCC has the power to stop Sinclair, and is accepting official comments on how radio and TV are serving ” or not serving ” our community. Corporations usually get their way because they enter official comments and citizens don’t. We can change that. Our comments will go directly into the FCC’s public record.



Complaints: fccinfo@fcc.gov

Elections & political candidate matters: campaignlaw@fcc.gov




1-888-225-5322

A boycott of all SB subsidiaries and advertisers is underway (including KOVR 13, 916-374-1313, news@kovr13.com).

Loraine Webb

Nevada City


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