All Posts: royalty payments

A victory for broadcasters?  It looks like it.  Today, it was announced that 220 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have signed off a bill that would stop the imposition of a royalty paid to the record companies every time a radio station played one of their tunes on the air.  That's a majority and enough to keep the bill from even coming to the floor.  12 U.S. Senators have also signed on against the proposed royalty payments as well....