Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Eshoo's commercial volume bill approved

The House today approved a bill by Anna Eshoo of Palo Alto that woulod force TV stations to keep commercials from sounding noticeably louder than programs, AP reports. Eshoo said a law was needed because "volunteerism hasn't worked for 50 years."  The Senate still has to approve the legislation.


2 comments:

Anonymous said...

But... why? Should black and white newspapers ban color ads?

Anonymous said...

With 12.3% unemployment, I'm glad my congresswoman is focusing on the really important things!