Crabtree, Susan
November 2003
Daily Variety;11/25/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 38, p8
Trade Publication
Focuses on the battle of television broadcasters over media consolidation in the U.S. Impact of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rule on the broadcasters; Importance of the decision of the agency on the business plans of the broadcasters; Attempt of Comcast Corp. and the National Cable and Telecommunications Association to convince FCC to rule against the big networks and major broadcast interests.


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