U.S. Senate: Letter from CLC et al. Urging Senators to Co-Sponsor Sen. Nelson's TV Ad Sponsorship Identification Bill


On May 29, the Campaign Legal Center, Common Cause, Free Press Action Fund, Sunlight Foundation, United Church of Christ, OC Inc., Americans for Democratic Action of the Wireless Future Project at New America's Open Technology Institute sent a letter to Senators urging them to cosponsor S. 1260, the Sunshine in Sponsorship Identification Act, introduced by Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL).  The bill directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to revise and update its sponsorship identification rules for both commercial and political advertising.