The Children’s Television Act of 1990: How the FCC is Failing and What They Can Do About It

Taelor Thornton  Associate Editor  Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD 2024  The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently hit Nexstar Media Group, Sinclair Broadcast Group and nineteen other broadcast licensees with a combined $3.4 million fine for repeatedly airing children’s Hot Wheels commercials during a Hot Wheels-themed show created for children. The FCC was authorized