January 2006
Multichannel News;1/2/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p30
The article presents updates on issues related to television broadcasting in the U.S. as of January 2, 2006. Veteran media lobbyist Steve Vest has been appointed senior vice president of government relations at the National Cable & Telecommunications Associations. Comcast Corp. was criticized by Brent Bozell, president of the Parents Television Council, for a family-friendly programming tier it proposed. The appointment of Deborah Taylor Tate and Michael Copps as commissioners at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission was confirmed by the U.S. Senate.


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