CEA Backs Log Cabin Republicans

The Consumer Electronics Association announced its financial support for the Log Cabin Republicans, which represents gay conservatives and their supporters.

FCC's Grimaldi Joins Pandora

Dave Grimaldi, former chief of staff to Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn and senior legal advisor to acting FCC Chairwoman Clyburn, has joined Pandora as director of public affairs.

21st Century Fox Reorganizes Government Relations

As part of a restructuring of the government relations department, Maureen O'Connell, senior VP, regulatory and public policy, government relations for 21st Century Fox in Washington, is exiting her post after 18 years.

FCC Teeing Up Spectrum Screen Item

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is expected to circulate an order on its proposal to make changes to its local market spectrum aggregation screen, according to sources inside and outside the FCC.

MBPT Spotlight: Resurrecting the Power of Television Advertising -- Via the Set-Top Box

[Commentary] The January deal where CBS Corporation agreed to use Rentrak audience-measurement services sent a clear message that big data, a staple of Internet measurement and programmatic exchanges, is now fast becoming -- if it hasn’t already -

Google Says Digital Activity Impacts Television Viewing

Google and YouTube say they have a significant impact on television viewing.

ACA, NTCA Raise Comcast/TWC Issues

The American Cable Association and NTCA: The Rural Broadband Association, wrote the Senate Judiciary Committee in advance of the hearing on the proposed Comcast/TWC merger saying that as currently constituted it would cause harms to consumers and

Hearst Stations Go Dark on Dish

Hearst Television stations went dark to Dish Network subscribers after the parties failed to reach a retransmission consent agreement by the 9 p.m. Central Time deadline.

NAB: FCC Commissioners Pai, Clyburn Meet With Fox Affiliates Board

Federal Communications Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Ajit Pai dropped in on the Fox affiliates board meeting April 7, educating the broadcast group leaders on how to better communicate their vitality to Washington.

Senate Judiciary Sets Comcast/TWC Witnesses

The Senate Judiciary Committee has set the witness list for the April 9 hearing on the proposed Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger.