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May 30, 2014

George Holding pushes R-E-S-P-E-C-T for older musicians

The Capitol got a little soulful this week thanks to a bill introduced by U.S. Rep. George Holding. Under the legislation older performing artists would get compensation from digital radio services that use their work. The bill is called RESPECT –“Respecting Senior Performers as Essential Cultural Treasures.”

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