Wyden Floats Content Bill

Hearn, Ted
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/15/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p30
Reports on the efforts of U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D.-Ore.) to look for a Republican co-sponsor for a cable television content bill designed to provide consumers more choice in selecting their programming lineups. Several options for consumers that cable operators should provide as cited in the bill; Need for a committee member to offer Wyden's amendment as an add-on to the telecommunications legislation sponsored by Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ted Stevens (R.-Alaska); Provision of the bill according to Wyden.


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