When Rupert Murdoch Calls…Condoleezza Rice Answers

by peterjukes

In addition to Fox, Murdoch controls the Bush-friendly Weekly Standard magazine and New York Post newspaper, as well as 35 local television stations and the 20th Century Fox movie studio. Thanks to Bush Administration appointees to the Federal Communications Commission, Murdochs reach is rapidly expanding in the US. In December, the FCC approved News Corp.s $6.6-billion takeover of DirecTV, the countrys leading satellite television firm.That decision made Murdoch the only media executive with satellite, cable and broadcast assets in the US.

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