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.


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!