Moss, Linda; Haugsted, Linda
March 2006
Multichannel News;3/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p16
Looks at the creative methods of persuasion being used by TV cable and telephone companies in the U.S. to win the hearts of local citizens and public officials. Fliers sent by TV cable industry in Hudson Valley, New York warning citizens against a telephone company that wants to get into the TV business; Lawsuit filed by Cablevision Systems Corp. against a village and its trustees for allegedly reaching a special deal with Verizon Wireless; Clamor of citizens in a New Jersey town over an alleged rejection of cable franchise applied for by Verizon Wireless.


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