Stevens Ready To Re-Examine Retrans Consent

Hearn, Ted
May 2005
Multichannel News;5/23/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p46
Looks at the efforts of U.S. Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Ted Stevens to examine the competition between major broadcasting networks. Information on retransmission consent; Advantage of major networks over small cable companies; Views of broadcasting networks on the issue.


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