MRC-TV Alert: Motley On Glenn Beck Program Discussing FCC Diversity Czar

<p>Media Research Center Director of Communications and NewsBusters contributor Seton Motley is scheduled to appear on today's <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/glennbeck/index.html" target="_blank">Glenn Beck program</a> on Fox News Channel. </p><p>His segment should air around <b>5:45 p.m. EDT.</b></p><p>Motley will discuss the views of FCC's new &quot;chief diversity officer&quot; Mark Lloyd and how his influence on regulatory policy could prove detrimental to free speech on America's radio airwaves.</p><p>As Motley <a href="/blogs/seton-motley/2009/08/06/new-fcc-chief-diversity-officer-co-wrote-liberal-groups-structural-imb" target="_blank">noted recently</a>, these are some <a href="http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2007/06/pdf/talk_radio.pdf" target="_blank">statist policy initiatives</a> Lloyd endorsed when he was a senior fellow at the liberal Center for American Progress:</p><!--break--><ul><li>Restore local and national caps on the ownership of commercial radio stations.</li><li>Ensure greater local accountability over radio licensing.</li><li>Require commercial owners who fail to abide by enforceable public interest obligations to pay a fee to support public broadcasting.</li></ul>

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