DREAM Act http://wfpl.org en Noise and Notes: WLKY Blackout and Living The DREAM Act http://wfpl.org/post/noise-and-notes-phillip-1 <p>The latest <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/time-warner-takes-wlky-insight-cable">blackout by Time Warner has struck CBS affiliate WLKY</a>, but unlike the battle with FOX affiliate WDRB the cable giant has been much more shrewd in this instance.</p><p>Local television viewers can still watch CBS programming but Time Warner has taken the local newscasts off the air by switching to an affiliate in Rochester, New York. WFPL News Director Gabe Bullard and University of Louisville communications professor Ralph Merkel ignited an insightful conservation about that and other media happenings.</p><p> Sun, 15 Jul 2012 01:34:12 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1010 at http://wfpl.org Noise and Notes: WLKY Blackout and Living The DREAM Act Yarmuth Lauds Obama for Ending Deportation of Young Immigrants http://wfpl.org/post/yarmuth-lauds-obama-ending-deportation-young-immigrants <p>The decision by President Obama to <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2012/06/15/us/politics/ap-us-obama-immigration.html?hp">stop the expulsion of immigrants who came to the U.S. as children</a> is being praised by U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., as a solution Congress should adopt.</p><p>From Yarmuth&#39;s office:</p><blockquote><p><span style="">&quot;As a supporter of the DREAM Act, I applaud the president&#39;s decision and am glad to see renewed pressure on Congress to address critical immigration reforms that will benefit our country.</span></p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 20:21:59 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 671 at http://wfpl.org