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NYT: Martin Seeks Consensus, Dorgan Combative on Ownership

“If the chairman intends to do something by the end of the year ... then there will be a firestorm of protest and I’m going to be carrying the wood.”
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“If the chairman intends to do something by the end of the year ... then there will be a firestorm of protest and I’m going to be carrying the wood.”

So says Sen. Byron Dorgan. The New York Times delves into the media ownership debate, reporting on Chairman Martin’s “ambitious plan to relax the decades-old media ownership rules,” including repeal of newspaper/broadcast cross-ownership.

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