NAB Says Buck Stops on Cable's Desk

Hearn, Ted
July 2004
Multichannel News;7/12/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p46
Reports that the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) has blamed the cable industry for the lack of election coverage in the U.S. Information on a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) law being sought by NAB for cable operators; Complaints raised by cable companies on the multicasting mandate; Details of a letter sent by U.S. Senator John McCain and FCC chairman Michael Powell to the broadcasting sector regarding the issue.


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