Payola in the News Again

Payola in the News Again
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"On Friday morning, Clear Channel sent an e-mail to its employees reinforcing its zero-tolerance policy for payola. Every Clear Channel employee involved in station programming must swear in writing that he or she has not engaged in payola, according to the memo obtained by the Express-News."
One of many news stories this week about payola, Eliot Spitzer and the FCC:


Avoid the Payola Police

During 2005, the issue of payola received more public attention than at any time since the "pay-for-play" record scandals of the late 1950s.