Ottawa has a new option on the table for helping local TV stations make it through the recession: buy more government ads.
At least the government could benefit from the ads.No s**t, Sherlock. By running more ads, a lot more ads, the private broadcasters will not only have a similar mindset to the Cons, they will be beholden to them. Try and find balanced news from CTV, Canwest et al. when a significant portion of their income stream has to be approved by James Moore.