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...
- 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.
- Cable TV: the endangered revolution. Sucherman, Stuart P. // Columbia Journalism Review;May/Jun1971, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p13
This article comments on the lack of attention by the news media to the developments in cable television (TV) in the U.S. The hearings held by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission regarding cable TV were virtually ignored not only by the public but also by the news media, which will be the...
- FCC Laying Grounds For Rescinding Cable Dereg. Stern, Christopher // Variety;12/21/98, Vol. 373 Issue 6, p35
Announces that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) had allowed cable television companies to increase their rates. Statistics on TV business during June 1997-1998; Comment from FCC chairman, William Kennard; Comment from Gene Kimmelman, Washington office co-director of...
- Why Cable TV Rates Are Going Up. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Dec2003, Vol. 86 Issue 12, p10
Reports on an increase in cable TV rate in the U.S. in 2002. Factors which contributed to the increase; Monthly rates according to the Federal Communications Commission; Approaches to addressing the rise in cable rates; Cost of local advertising.