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  1. open mikes for all

    we need to insure that all view points are able to be aired and heard equaley by all citizens after all it is the public airwaves,not just conservative or a few liberals

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      • SAFETY PRECAUTIONS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

        SAFETY PRECAUTIONS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
        The Technology is an increasing part of today’s culture, especially for children and youth, it is educated people and family members responsibility to control and set limit to use of machines in order to live healthy and safe lives. FCC and Department of food and drug administration should force for health warning from internet service providers to issue addiction for health and safety reasons. Internet service providers should not support fake chat rooms and social networking users to keep innocent public busy for numbers of user policy.

        We have experienced that children's and youth who…

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        • The FCC must demand truth in the news.

          The FCC needs to protect the public from biased and false news.

          Because the media is owned by corporations, they are going to do whatever it takes to improve profits. That means sensationalizing the news and driving public discussion toward topics they can create, simply for ratings.

          Corporations are bound by law to do everything possible to make a profit for their shareholders. Flatly stating the truth does nothing to improve ratings, and in the competitive business environment of entertainment, they will sacrifice the public good and the country's good for the good of their bottom line.

          We had this…

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          • Require TV broadcast signals to be at a level that covers the area these stations are licensed to cover.

            Television stations that cover areas in hilly terrain should be allowed and required to broadcast a signal that is strong enough to cover the area they claim to serve. The Digital TV switch was a good idea however cutting the power of the signal only served to remove large areas of the country from free over that air broadcast. These markets need to be opened up and allow for new station in these now uncovered areas or rebroadcast towers need to be installed in these fringe areas.

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                • Decommission the Unconstitutional FCC!

                  It is not the role of government to "improve" the media! The First Amendment instructs the government to leave the media and the free speech rights of the people alone. The FCC is -in my opinion- unconstitutional and should be abolished. America had maximum freedom when we had strictly limited government. Sadly we have strayed far from the original intent of our democratic republic.

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                  • no cost access to television

                    Don't allow big money control. We pay for television through taxes, we built it, we should still have access.

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                    • End The FCC and give the $ and media back to the people.

                      Why does this organization exist? Why can't people say what they want and do what they want on tv and radio? If someone doesn't like it, why can't they change the station or channel? Why can't we have some sort of adult only stations that parents can block out? These channels could be free of FCC regulations. The FCC can stick with there whole, protect the kids logic and regulate the under 18 channels. I guess it makes to much sense.

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                      • Open doors of people interaction with the global media

                        Allow the people namely the fans or in this case consumer to open their voice of opinion in any form on radio online on tv anywhere because constitution allows it namely 1st amendment and many people myself too won't tolerate this no more. If we want voice truth on radio or newspaper or magazine or hell even on tv it up to us and nobody can't do nothing because constitution and bill of rights protects us.

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                        • No More Package Bundling of Networks - What happened to choosing what you want to pay for or see on Television?

                          Why do I have to receive and pay for television stations I don't want or watch or listen to? I don't shop from TV, I live in America so I understand and speak English, why do I have to pay for Spanish stations or Russian News or Chinese News or Korean News? I thought CNN or World News or BBC News covers most international news so why do I have to pay for stations I can't understand? Included in bundles are "public interest stations" such as Religious programming - I don't want to pay for Christian ministries or any other…

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                          • TECHNOLOGY NOISE AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION

                            Too many technological gadgets are interfering with proper communications and creating noise pollution which is detrimental to people's and children's minds and health. There has to be technological updates and reinventions so technology will not harm the environment.

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                            • I'd propose that we make cable operators include program listings for public, educational and government access channels: http://wh.gov/piIU

                              Today, most cable operators do not provide any program listing information for these channels causing them to be long strips of 6-12 hour blocks of nothing, causing confusion for the customer and making content impossible to find. The technology exists to fix this, and access channels can easily provide their program lineup to be included in the Electronic Program Guide (EPG). Without this, Access is fading into the background as people aren't able to find local programming the same way they find commercial programming.

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                                • Keep Telemarketers Out Easily

                                  It's a no-brainer considering the other high-tech programming that telephone service providers have these days. Just develop a program that would allow someone to enter only the phone numbers they want to receive. Then post the list of all other numbers with owner names in case the receiver does want to hear that message. The message to the caller could be: "Please leave a brief message if you wish to have receiver return your call."

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                                  • Non -Profit organizations working with families in minority communities are ignored by local media outlets.

                                    Media organizations choose to cover the violence in the community the coverage has a devastating effect on families and community development. Non-profits working to improve the quality of life for those who need help are ignored. The violence does not require much effort from the news room and it's crews. The coverage of non-profit services to families and teen require more time and effort.
                                    current policy to emphasize the negative does not mean time cannot be devoted to the positive elements within the community. Non-Profit
                                    organizations deserve a policy from the FCC to guarantee them access to the media outlets.

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                                    • Change the FCC regulations for cable and satellite companies

                                      My idea to change the FCC regulations that restricts Nielsen's DMA boundaries on cable and satellite. People don't want to be forced to watch local networks in the market in which they are in. We deserved to watch out-of-market network feeds of ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX from New York City or Los Angeles or Chicago or other places. We need more choices and the sports blackouts, network non-duplication, and syndex rules must go. We lived with 21st century techologies with 20th century laws. This needs to change.

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                                      • Media Corporate Information

                                        The FCC should publish what each corporation owns. There's a lot of misinformation out there, and to solve the media problem we're in now, we need the correct information to assess the problem.

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                                        • Fair and Free Elections for Freedom of Media & press

                                          Dear citizens, Last three years in State of Connecticut we have called local television media and press for political events coverage almost every week . We have paid for the Latter's to the Editors for The People Party activities a political party in Connecticut. We write Articles in six different languages for Different International Newspapers never had to pay for the Letter to the Editor only here in the United States.

                                          Mindel De La Torre Bureau Chief

                                          Dear Sir or Madam

                                          Last three years The People party of Connecticut has been calling Fox News CT, WFSB , CH 3, Hartford…

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