Hey, Democrats: Hands Off Fox News’s Cable Carriers

Erik Wemple: “The insertion of Congress into the contractual relationships of video providers with particular news/propaganda outlets is frightening. Asking questions is a protected activity, of course — one that lawmakers use all the time. Yet these questions feel a lot like coercion by government officials, an incursion into the cultural promise of the First Amendment.”

Senate Dems Want Ownership Vote Delayed

Thirteen members of Congress ask FCC’s Pai to allow public comments on its plan to loosen station ownership rules.