Cities' Franchising Power Short-Circuited?

Haugsted, Linda
October 2005
Multichannel News;10/17/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p30
Reports on the SB5 telecommunications-reform law which lets competitors file for statewide video franchises in Texas. Views of Blasita Lopez, public information and telecommunications manager for Laredo, on the state law; Terms of the new law; Overview of several worries which SB5 have caused among regulators.


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