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Media Institute Congratulates Jessica Rosenworcel, Gigi Sohn on FCC Nominations

FOR RELEASE: October 26, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., October 26, 2021 – Media Institute President Richard T. Kaplar issued the following statement in response to President Joe Biden’s announcement that he intends to nominate Jessica Rosenworcel as Chair of the Federal Communications Commission and Gigi Sohn as an [...]

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Media Institute Statement on Rob Stoddard Retiring From NCTA

FOR RELEASE: October 22, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., October 22, 2021 – Media Institute President Richard T. Kaplar issued the following statement in response to the announcement by NCTA executive Rob Stoddard that he plans to retire on Jan. 3, 2022: “Rob Stoddard will be sorely missed, not [...]

By |2021-10-22T14:38:44-04:00October 22nd, 2021|Press Releases|Comments Off on Media Institute Statement on Rob Stoddard Retiring From NCTA

Media Institute To Honor AT&T Board Chairman William Kennard and ‘CBS Evening News’ Anchor Norah O’Donnell at ‘Free Speech America’ Virtual Gala on Oct. 20

Featured Speaker Senator Gordon Smith of NAB To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award FOR RELEASE: October 19, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., October 19, 2021 – The Media Institute will bestow awards on William E. Kennard, chairman of the board of AT&T Inc., Norah O’Donnell, anchor and managing editor of [...]

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Media Institute and Federal Hall Announce First Amendment Collaboration as Free Speech Week Gets Underway Oct. 18–24, 2021

Programs Will Bring First Amendment to New Audiences in Washington, New York FOR RELEASE: October 15, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., October 15, 2021 – To mark the start of Free Speech Week (FSW) on Monday, Oct. 18, The Media Institute announced today that it intends to partner with [...]

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Gayle King, Co-Host of ‘CBS Mornings,’ and Former AT&T Head Randall Stephenson To Present Awards at Media Institute’s ‘Free Speech America’ Virtual Gala on Oct. 20

FOR RELEASE: September 10, 2021Contact: Richard T. KaplarThe Media Institute703-243-5700Arlington, Va., September 10, 2021 – An accomplished TV journalist and a leading figure in the growth of the telecom industry will present awards at The Media Institute’s “Free Speech America” Virtual Gala on Oct. 20.“CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King will present the Freedom of Speech [...]

By |2021-09-10T11:13:47-04:00September 10th, 2021|Press Releases|Comments Off on Gayle King, Co-Host of ‘CBS Mornings,’ and Former AT&T Head Randall Stephenson To Present Awards at Media Institute’s ‘Free Speech America’ Virtual Gala on Oct. 20

AT&T Chairman William E. Kennard and ‘CBS Evening News’ Anchor Norah O’Donnell To Receive Awards at Media Institute ‘Free Speech America’ Virtual Gala

Senator Gordon Smith of NAB To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Oct. 20 Event FOR RELEASE: August 5, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., August 5, 2021 – The Media Institute will honor William E. Kennard, chairman of the board of AT&T, Inc., Norah O’Donnell, anchor and managing editor of [...]

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New White Paper Examines Post-Pandemic Digital Media Trends

Institute’s Digital Media Center Releases Analysis by Stuart N. Brotman FOR RELEASE: June 29, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., June 29 – As the country emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, The Media Institute’s Digital Media Center has released an insightful analysis of how the pandemic has affected digital media [...]

By |2021-07-04T14:17:19-04:00June 29th, 2021|Press Releases|Comments Off on New White Paper Examines Post-Pandemic Digital Media Trends

Media Institute Statement on Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Complaint to FCC

FOR RELEASE: May 7, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., May 7 – Media Institute President Richard T. Kaplar issued the following statement regarding a complaint to the Federal Communications Commission filed by the Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Office: “The Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Office announced it has filed a complaint [...]

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Media Institute Statement on the Passing of Kurt Wimmer

FOR RELEASE: April 5, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., April 5 – Media Institute President Richard T. Kaplar issued the following statement regarding the death of long-time Board member Kurt Wimmer: “We are extremely saddened by the passing of our good friend Kurt Wimmer.  He was a member [...]

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Media Institute Statement on Supreme Court’s Media Ownership Rule Decision

FOR RELEASE: April 1, 2021 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar The Media Institute 703-243-5700 Arlington, Va., April 1 – Media Institute President Richard T. Kaplar issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on FCC media ownership regulation in FCC v. Prometheus Radio Project: “The Media Institute applauds the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision [...]

By |2021-04-02T13:37:56-04:00April 1st, 2021|Press Releases|Comments Off on Media Institute Statement on Supreme Court’s Media Ownership Rule Decision
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