Hearn, Ted
November 2004
Multichannel News;11/8/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p1
Presents information on issues concerning changes in the cable and telecommunications industry after the victory of U.S. President George W. Bush on November 2, 2004. Request for Congress to refrain from making drastic changes in the telecommunications policy; Interest of Congress in formulating a telecommunications law; Changes in the Senate.


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