The Trump campaign is threatening broadcast licenses to stop TV stations from airing this 30-second advert. The FCC has no authority to take broadcast licenses based on disputes about political content or political claims.
Trump refused to take the threat of the coronavirus seriously, now he won’t take responsibility as his administration has been totally unprepared for this crisis. pic.twitter.com/Jdh1GY9HHS— Priorities USA (@prioritiesUSA) March 23, 2020
“Under the law, the FCC does not have the authority to revoke a license of a broadcast station based on the content... The FCC under my leadership will stand for the First Amendment.” -FCC Chairman Agit Pai