TITLE

Wondering When FCC Will Act

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/12/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 24, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the possible action to be taken by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission concerning the sale of cable operator Adelphia Communications Corp. to Time Warner Inc. and Comcast Corp. Views of cable officials on the issue; Duration of the review being conducted by the FCC on the merger; Reason for the delay of the action of the FCC.
ACCESSION #
21116116

 

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