TITLE

House Near Consensus on National Franchise

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that key lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives have agreed to in principle for a legislation that would give telephone companies a national franchise to build and operate multichannel-video systems. Aim of the legislation; Importance of the competition in the cable television and telecommunication industry; Discussion on the current status of the cable television industry.
ACCESSION #
20179694

 

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