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With Register of Copyrights bill, big media seeks its own in-house lobbyist

April 24, 2017

H.R. 1695’s supporters insist that it would increase accountability by giving Congress more of a voice in the selection process. But in practice, making the appointment one more contentious political contest would create a Register who’s only really accountable to the lobbyists and special interests that help her get selected and confirmed.

Monday, April 24, 2017
The Hill
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