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yellowcanine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-13-05 01:18 PM
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9. I am confused. Why is this an FCC issue? Why not the General Accounting
Edited on Thu Jan-13-05 01:19 PM by yellowcanine
Office and maybe the Justice Department? Isn't it illegal to give public money to an individual to have them say nice things about your programs? And shouldn't the individual have to pay the money back or be prosecuted for theft?
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  -FCC Member Urges Armstrong Williams Probe wicket  Jan-13-05 01:04 PM   #0 
  - Rate this a 5, everyone.  Qutzupalotl   Jan-13-05 01:08 PM   #1 
  - The same FCC that Colin Powell's son is on?  IanDB1   Jan-13-05 01:08 PM   #2 
  - cripes  tyne   Jan-13-05 01:12 PM   #5 
  - Prez makes 400K now. They changed the salary...  AP   Jan-13-05 01:25 PM   #15 
  - Yep, Colin's son...  KerryReallyWon   Jan-13-05 01:21 PM   #10 
  - Michael Powell is more concerned about boobs on TV  IndianaGreen   Jan-13-05 01:23 PM   #14 
  - Yeah, but he's not concerned about dicks on Rush Limbaugh  Walt Starr   Jan-14-05 01:43 PM   #51 
  - Powell's son HEADS the FCC...There are two Dems to three Repugs...  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 01:42 PM   #28 
  - Here's what I sent to the FCC:  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 01:46 PM   #29 
     - In addition to using Link at Free's Dem Comish Michael Copps  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 01:49 PM   #30 
     - Thanks. I used it and sent my request there also  Robbien   Jan-13-05 02:08 PM   #34 
     - thanks -- i emailed him n/t  yorkiemommie1   Jan-13-05 02:38 PM   #40 
     - email sent  Maine-ah   Jan-13-05 03:52 PM   #44 
     - LOOK INTO FLEISHMAN-HILLARD  Scout1071   Jan-13-05 06:19 PM   #46 
     - Your letter to FCC  outrage   Jan-14-05 01:42 PM   #50 
  - Powell is using Rummy's tactic  Cocoa   Jan-13-05 01:09 PM   #3 
  - "has received about a dozen complaints "  RetroLounge   Jan-13-05 01:10 PM   #4 
  - And FreePress makes it easy  Robbien   Jan-13-05 01:23 PM   #13 
  - great link, thanks!  wicket   Jan-13-05 01:29 PM   #18 
  - done  louis-t   Jan-13-05 01:29 PM   #19 
  - According to the site you link,  Dhalgren   Jan-13-05 01:32 PM   #23 
  - The Women's Right to Life March in DC had 500,000 protesters  Robbien   Jan-13-05 01:36 PM   #26 
     - it was more like 1 million marchers, largest march of any kind in history  FizzFuzz   Jan-14-05 10:24 PM   #59 
  - thanks Robb...done.  Supersedeas   Jan-13-05 01:51 PM   #31 
  - done  mojavekid   Jan-13-05 02:00 PM   #33 
  - Thanks a lot for making it easy. Very helpful. n/t  Judi Lynn   Jan-14-05 11:08 AM   #49 
  - Done! n/t  ohtransplant   Jan-13-05 01:30 PM   #20 
  - Just a dozen complaints?  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-13-05 01:13 PM   #6 
  - So what's the number?  NewYorkerfromMass   Jan-13-05 01:15 PM   #7 
  - See the freepress link  Robbien   Jan-13-05 01:30 PM   #22 
  - Here you go. Contact info from FCC website.  ohtransplant   Jan-13-05 01:34 PM   #24 
  - The boob fines are based on only one or two complaints...  AP   Jan-13-05 01:27 PM   #16 
  - contact Dem Commish directly, too: Here's the link to personal e-mail:  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 01:51 PM   #32 
  - In 1999, if Bill Clinton had paid Al Franken $240,000  Chipper Chat   Jan-13-05 01:15 PM   #8 
  - I am confused. Why is this an FCC issue? Why not the General Accounting  yellowcanine   Jan-13-05 01:18 PM   #9 
  - separate request to GAO  Cocoa   Jan-13-05 01:27 PM   #17 
  - Only if you are a Democrat.  louis-t   Jan-13-05 01:30 PM   #21 
  - Is there a racial component here?  janeaustin   Jan-14-05 02:05 PM   #52 
     - The taxpayer funded calendar saying how wonderful the GOP is  Robbien   Jan-14-05 02:18 PM   #55 
     - I would hope not, but if you read my post  Scout1071   Jan-14-05 02:40 PM   #56 
        - More dirt on McFadden-Weaver  proud2Blib   Jan-14-05 10:38 PM   #61 
  - Join in on urging the FCC to investigate  Robbien   Jan-13-05 01:21 PM   #11 
  - DU'ers pleas sign this Petition to the FCC...They claim they've only  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 01:41 PM   #27 
     - I signed it. And I hope it does some good.  wildwww2   Jan-13-05 02:50 PM   #42 
     - Done.  LWolf   Jan-14-05 08:25 PM   #57 
  - you're god-damned RIGHT  arcane1   Jan-13-05 01:21 PM   #12 
  - But little Scotty said it was an ISOLATED incident, No one else involved.  yellowcanine   Jan-13-05 02:27 PM   #36 
     - little slimy Scotty would tell you the sky is green  arcane1   Jan-13-05 02:29 PM   #37 
     - The Dept. of Ed had millions for PR, Williams got $241,000  Robbien   Jan-13-05 02:38 PM   #39 
  - Think the cockroach mediawhores will go scurrying away from the light  Walt Starr   Jan-13-05 01:35 PM   #25 
  - Was Kudlow paid with our money?  Greybnk48   Jan-13-05 02:23 PM   #35 
  - Kudlow had a cocaine problem when he was head of Bear- Sterns.  KoKo01   Jan-13-05 02:32 PM   #38 
  - Stop Drooling in Anticipation, Armstrong.  Chelsea Patriot   Jan-13-05 02:46 PM   #41 
  - Check. Hope it helps!  oecher3   Jan-13-05 03:13 PM   #43 
  - Williams is a member of the Emperor's party or THE PARTY  tom_paine   Jan-13-05 03:58 PM   #45 
  - Please sign the petition because RW is now going after Dean linking him  KoKo01   Jan-14-05 11:00 AM   #47 
  - Keep Kicking......Please folks let your voices be heard....  KoKo01   Jan-14-05 11:02 AM   #48 
  - Armstrong Williams is a ho....kick! n/t  AzDar   Jan-14-05 02:08 PM   #53 
  - Dozen? The FCC guy was on Randi Rhodes and mentioned  Malikshah   Jan-14-05 02:12 PM   #54 
  - They better wash that probe before they put it away  SoCalDem   Jan-14-05 09:48 PM   #58 
  - Only a dozen complaints?  proud2Blib   Jan-14-05 10:26 PM   #60 

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