Senators Hear Concerns from Webcasters Over Fees

Internet radio webcasters are hoping a Senate hearing will renew legislators' interest in their negotiations with the recording industry over royalty fees. The hearing, held by the Senate Commerce Committee, will focus on the future of radio, the number of women and minorities who own radio stations, expansion and protection of community radio, and other aspects of a medium that is rapidly changing through technological advances and the recording industry's crumbling business model.

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