TITLE

Feds' Deal Sets Station Cap at 39%

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/1/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 48, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the deal agreed upon by U.S. government leaders that would impose higher limit on television (TV) station household reach in 2003. Terms of the agreement; Support of the National Association of Broadcasters, a TV-affiliate group, to the deal; Impact of the deal on the Federal Communications Commission's broadcast-ownership rules.
ACCESSION #
11594851

 

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