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Parents Television Council

The Parents Television Council is a United States-based television advocacy group founded by conservative Catholic activist L. Brent Bozell III in 1995. Through publications on its website including staff reviews, research reports, and web-based newsletters, the Council proclaims television programs or other entertainment products to be beneficial or harmful to the development of children and actively works to ensure broadcasters and content producers conform to the council's advice. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Parents Television Council has hosted 3 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2001 News Conference. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2007 with an average of 309 views per video. Most appearances with L. Brent Bozell III (2), Sam Brownback (2), Melissa Caldwell (2). Most common tags: Broadcast Television, Cable Television, Violence in media.

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    Television Violence

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    Children's Television Study

    The Parents Television Council released the results of its first study on children’s television. Participants talked to reporters…

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    Primetime Television Programming

    L. Brent Bozell, President & Founder of the Parents Television Council, and Congressional leaders spoke to reporters about the council’s…

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