'Level Field' Under Siege

Haugsted, Linda
March 2005
Multichannel News;3/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p40
Reports on the efforts of Verizon Communications Inc. in backing a bill that could loosen franchising requirements in the cable television industry in California, as of March 2005. Provisions of the cable bill proposed by assemblyman Hector De La Torre; Threat posed by standards to the emergence of cable competition in the state; Potential advantages of the elimination of the level-playing-field language for the telecommunication business.


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