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    The Power of Fair Pay
    Posted on 9/30/14

    The deeply flawed idea that artists should be willing to work for free because any airplay or public appearance is valuable “promotion” of their work isn’t limited to the AM/FM radio performance rights debate. 

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    GAO Issues Report on Self-Serving Broadcaster Ads
    Posted on 9/17/14

    This afternoon, in response to a request from Government Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa and the co-founder (along with Mr. Issa) of the Transparency caucus, Congressman Mike Quigley, the Government Accountability Office released a report on the broadcasters' practice of airing self-serving ads on political/policy issues like the Performance Rights Act or Retransmission Consent.

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    musicFIRST Asks FCC to Investigate Broadcasters' Refusal to Air “Local Choice” Ads
    Posted on 9/8/14

    Today, in light of new allegations that the National Association of Broadcasters television members are refusing to air ads in favor of “Local Choice” legislation, the musicFIRST Coalition asked the Federal Communications Commission to expand and take action on an open proceeding concerning a similar refusal by NAB radio members to air advertisements in support of the Performance Rights Act.   

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    What Did Musicians Ever Do To Them?
    Posted on 7/10/14

    Congressman David Price and Congressman Earl Blumenauer Support An Anti-Artist Resolution, H. Con. Res. 16

    Learn more and let them know what you think!

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