Sunday Dec 1
Senator Calls For Delay in TV Mergers
Several large broadcast TV mergers might have to wait awhile if Senator Jay Rockefeller has his way.
Los Angeles Times
Sen. Rockefeller asks FCC to delay backing deals between TV stations
Sen. Jay Rockefeller , chairman of the powerful Senate Commerce Committee, wants the Federal Communications Commission to hold off on approving any big television deals until a report on consolidation in the broadcasting industry is released.
Black lung: Preventable scourge
You would think no miners would suffer the painful, lingering death of coal workers' pneumoconiosis by now.
Rockefeller thanks the Japanese government for major award
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., thanked the Japanese government on Tuesday for awarding him the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun.
West Virginia Metro
New digs coming for border training center in Harpers Ferry
U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller said Tuesday a national training center in Harpers Ferry is going to become a full-service training campus.
Senator Rockefeller Introduces the Consumer Choice in Online Video Act
On November 12th, Chairman Jay Rockefeller of the Senate Commerce Committee introduced S.1680, the Consumer Choice in Online Video Act .
Sen. Rockefeller wants to level playing field for digital video
Sen. Jay Rockefeller has introduced the Consumer Choice in Online Video Act, which aims to make sure that streaming services getequal access to content.
The Washington Post
Sen. Rockefeller announces online video bill
Good news for anyone who gripes about cable subscriptions that make them pay for shows they don't watch: Sen. Jay Rockefeller is on your side.
Coal Valley News
Project establishes pulmonary rehab center a...
Patients suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease now have access to the Grace Anne Dorney Pulmonary Rehabilitation Project - a state-of-the-art program dedicated to offering pulmonary rehabilitation for men and women living in Southern West Virginia.
Help Natalie, WV, and Democrats
Please support Natalie Tennant in the race to succeed Jay Rockefeller as U.S. Senator from West Virginia! I know it's early, but her opposition is U.S. Congresswoman Shelly Moore Capito, who is my current "CongressCritter" and nothing more than a ongoing GOP hack! She has been diametrically opposed to anything progressive, and voted for the ... (more)
Senate Commerce Committee Continues Data Broker Inquiries
Recently, Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller continued his committee's examination of the way data brokers collect and share personal information.