Accuracy in Media

CBS’ Cost Cutting Doesn’t Extend to CEO’s Paycheck

CBS, which has been furiously trimming overhead for the last few years, rewarded CEO Les Moonves with $57.7 million in compensation last year. According to the L.A. Times Moonves’ CBS didn’t bat an eyelash when asked about the super-sized pay package: CBS justified the nearly 34% increase, saying that Moonves’ leadership of CBS resulted in […]

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