Barton: No Mandate For Multicasting

Hearn, Ted
March 2005
Multichannel News;3/21/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p44
Reports on the actions taken by Joe Barton, chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, against cable companies by introducing a bill that would terminate analog broadcasting. Action taken by the Federal Communications Commission regarding multicast mustcarry in February 2005; Effect of the law on television stations; Number of analog television sets not connected to pay services as of March.


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