Television Ratings System Reaction

Representatives of the Center for Media Education, members of Congress and others reacted to the television industry’s announcement of its… read more

Representatives of the Center for Media Education, members of Congress and others reacted to the television industry’s announcement of its self-imposed ratings system. They criticized it as too vague and self-serving and stressed that the public does not favor it over a more detailed system, despite the industry’s survey data to the contrary. The Federal Communications Commission still must approve the proposal. The Center for Media Education advocates for more educational programming, especially for children. close

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Television Ratings System Reaction

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Program ID:
77437-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 19, 1996 | 5:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 1996 | 1:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 19, 1996 | 5:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 19, 1996 | 9:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 20, 1996 | 12:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 1996 | 1:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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