Mar 08,2007 00:00
Paul E. Kostyu
And two of the commissioners, Jonathan S. Adelstein and Michael J. Copps, agreed.
They and fellow commissioner Robert M. McDowell attended a
Copps criticized former FCC Chairman Michael Powell for operating behind closed doors and refusing to hold meetings outside of
"This is the most important meeting in
He said people should worry about the rapid consolidation of media ownership and how it has "homogenized" information and contributed to the loss of diversity.
"Where is the great tapestry of
Copps said the most important issue in the
"It's time to reassert our ownership rights" of the airwaves, he said.When Adelstein asked the crowd