Johnson, Nick

Johnson, (Nicholas) Nick

(1934–  ) government official, broadcast activist; born in Iowa City, Iowa. A University of Texas Law School graduate, he fought for broadcast reform as a Federal Communications Commissioner (FCC) (1966–73). He authored How to Talk Back To Your TV Set (1970), a manual for consumer advocates, and headed the National Citizens Communication Lobby in 1975. After leaving the FCC, he taught law at various universities, most notably the University of Iowa (1981).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Attending from the Pana area were: Connie McComas, Carol Moore, Linda Reed, Dustin Moore and daughter Kinley, Terrie Johnson, Nick and Jaime Chrispen and children Brayden, Noel, Blake, and Kaitlyn, and Jerry and Virginia Miller.
Release Date: 11 October 2018 Starring: Jeff Bridges, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Nick Offerman Language: English
Other releases this week Bad Times at the El Royale Bad Times at the El Royale Cast: Jeff Bridges, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Nick Offerman Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at a run-down hotel in Lake Tahoe in 1960s California.
Wesley Sinclair netted twice for Chester Argyle as they went down 6-2 away to Clubbies who had Jake Johnson, Nick Whittaker, Scott Beach, Ash Reid and Liam McGovern as their scorers.
He has cast bronze sculpture for several renowned artists including Rashid Johnson, Nick Cave, Preston Jackson, and Virginio Ferrari.
Roman Kemp will also be contributing backstage, sharing interviews with stars such as Europe, Imagination, Jason Donovan, Katrina from Katrina & The Waves, Louisa Johnson, Nick Heyward, OMD and UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey.
Lloyd Johnson, Nick Manley, Keith Fenton, Miles Cartwright and Basil Freeman all caught four rainbows when they each switched between small lures and daddy longlegs flies.
The new "Jumanji" film will star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Nick Jonas, Karen Gillan and Jack Black.
Heed's young guns are finding the target from all over the pitch and hit-man Hailes was joined on the scoresheet by Callum Johnstone, who struck twice, Scott Johnson, Nick Cassidy and John Ackroyd.
Up front, the Raiders were led by Johnson, Nick Lanni, Facundo Isas, Leo Ramirez, Mark Merchant and Mike Bourque.
The PM, London Mayor Boris Johnson, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband opted for cheaper Dunlops, and UKIP leader Nigel Farage a pair of waders.