Is O’Rielly’s ‘Kid Vid’ Redo Request PTC Approved?


Republican FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly has made it clear that the Commission’s rules pertaining to children’s programming on broadcast TV stations are in need of serious changes — or an outright deletion.

“Unfortunately, the Commission’s rules, while well intentioned, have not worked in delivering high quality content for children,” he said during an April 20 keynote speech to conservative think tank and heavy FCC influencer AEI, the American Enterprise Institute.

Until now the Parents Television Council has been silent on O’Rielly’s push for “Kid Vid” modernization. Today (5/1) the PTC spoke up, and it is concerned.

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