The problem is that Sinclair has a conservative slant to its newscasts. Sinclair is in the media watchdogs' crosshairs because it's the largest single owner of local TV stations in the U.S. in termsof the number of properties the company owns.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
APRIL 09, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
CHARLES W SINCLAIR
4637 LITTLEVILLE ROAD
AVON, NEW YORK, 14414
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - CHARLES W SINCLAIR DRYWALL INC.
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