NAB Says Buck Stops on Cable's Desk
- THIS JUST IN. // Multichannel News;5/19/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 20, p5
Presents news briefs related to cable industry in the U.S. as of May 19, 2003. Rejection by Senate Commerce Committee chairman JohnMcCain Republican, Arizona to require members of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to testify before his panel prior to the agency's June 2, 2003 vote to...
- Must-Carry, Broadcast Flag Top Powell's Busy Fall Agenda. Mundy, Alicia // Cable World (10427228);10/6/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 37, p10
Presents an overview of the agenda of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Michael Powell in the fall of 2003. Plan of the FFC to revisit the Net Neutrality issue which was raised by a coalition of Microsoft Corp., Walt Disney Co., Amazon.com and others; Discussion on the issue...
- Random Notes. Maxwell, Paul // CableFAX Daily;2/13/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p5
Comments on various issues in the cable industry in the U.S. in 2006. Coverage of the Olympics by cable television networks; Release of an a la carte study by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.
- Powell's Goodbye Kiss-Off. Halonen, Doug // Television Week;1/31/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the decision of outgoing U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Michael Powell on the National Association of Broadcasters proposal regarding cable operators. FCC Commissioners that supported Powell's decision; Comments of television broadcasting industry executives...
- POLS HITTING BELOW THE BELTWAY IN 2004. Crabtree, Susan // Variety;12/22/2003, Vol. 393 Issue 6, p28
Presents updates on issues in television broadcasting in the U.S. as of December 22, 2003. Possible resignation of Federal Commission and Communications chairman Michael Powell in 2004; Reason behind the decision of ABC/Disney to withdrew its membership from the National Association of...
- It's All Politics. // CableFAX Daily;3/16/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p2
Reports on the politics in the cable television policy of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in 2006.
- Cable TV: Can Bidders Be Watchdogs? // Columbia Journalism Review;Mar/Apr1972, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p33
This article looks at the impact of the arrival of cable TV in the U.S. not only on every radio and TV network and station, but also on newspapers. In the not-too-distant future, all newspapers will be transmitted through cable TV sets, and the publisher who does not have access to a cable...
- Court Voids 30% Cable Cap. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;03/05/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p2
Reports that the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit struck down a slew of cable-ownership rules in a case that could have broad implications on the structure of both the cable and broadcast industries. Background on the legal challenge to U.S. Federal...
- FCC Denies Stay of Dual-Carriage Order. // Multichannel News;9/3/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 34, p21
The article reports on the denial of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission regarding broadcasters' request for a stay of its viewability/dual-carriage decision which mandates that hybrid analog/digital cable systems do not have to deliver must-carry TV stations in both formats.