Big media lobbyists will certainly be showing up at tomorrow's FCC hearing in Chicago. Will you?
Don't miss your chance to speak to the FCC
Thursday's event is a rare and critical opportunity to speak directly to the people who make the rules.
FCC Public Hearing on Media Ownership
Date: Thursday, Sept. 20
Time: 4-11 p.m. (come early to sign up to testify)
Location: Rainbow PUSH Headquarters
930 East 50th Street
(corner of South Drexel Blvd.)
More Information: www.stopbigmedia.com/=chicago
We have compiled directions, parking, and travel information for you to get to Rainbow PUSH Headquarters tomorrow There will be a shuttle available from the local Green Line and Metra Electric line stops, as well as a charter bus from Pilsen. Click here for more travel information.
The hearing is free and anyone can make comments during the open mic period. View our online resources to help you prepare your testimony and learn more about media issues.
Time is running out. Your local radio and TV broadcasters use the public airwaves for free. In exchange, they are required to provide you with local news and information. Come to tomorrow's hearing and tell the FCC how well broadcasters are upholding their end of the bargain.
Arrive early to secure your place at the mic!
P.S. Join the Conversation. Check out what activists are saying about the FCC Hearing and media consolidation in Chicago at the new Free Press Action Network: www.freepress.net/action.
View more information about this event at: www.stopbigmedia.com/=chicago