TITLE

Martin Backs Into Dual 'Must'

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a proposal by U.S. Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin Martin that would allow a television station to elect must-carry for either the analog or digital signal and retransmission consent for the non-must-carry signal in 2005. Implication of the use of retransmission consent and must-carry for the broadcasters revenue; Comment of Paxson Communications Corp. CEO Lowell W. Paxson on Martin's proposal; Significance of the proposal to the satellite carriage of digital-television signals.
ACCESSION #
17547323

 

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