“Senate Chairman Tells DOJ: We’re Watching You On ASCAP-BMI Consent Decrees”

MIC Coalition
Nov 8 · 1 min read

Inside Radio published a story drawing attention to a letter submitted by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim, conveying a clear message to the Department of Justice (DOJ) as it reviews the consent decrees that govern ASCAP and BMI: “we’re watching you.”

In the letter, Senator Graham states that the Judiciary Committee has “great interest” in whether the DOJ takes steps to modify or terminate the decrees, underscoring the potential impact it would have on the entire music marketplace and whether a legislative response would be necessary in order to maintain “market stability.”

You can read the full article here.

MIC Coalition

A diverse group of music lovers and users calling on policymakers to ensure the music economy can continue to thrive and grow. Visit us at mic-coalition.org.

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A diverse group of music lovers and users calling on policymakers to ensure the music economy can continue to thrive and grow.

MIC Coalition

A diverse group of music lovers and users calling on policymakers to ensure the music economy can continue to thrive and grow. Visit us at mic-coalition.org.

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