McCain's '08 Digital Plan Tossed

Hearn, Ted
November 2005
Multichannel News;11/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p10
Reports on the refusal of the U.S. Senate to advance the date of digital-television transition to 2008 as proposed by U.S. Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.). Reason behind the desire of McCain to advance the transition; Views of Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) on the proposal of the senator; Number of analog televisions in the U.S. according to industry and government sources.


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