FCC Opts to Keep Cable Fees Status Quo

Hearn, Ted
July 2006
Multichannel News;7/24/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 29, p50
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission rejected a cable-industry plan that called for hiking federal regulatory fee on its chief video competitors. The cable plan is sponsored by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association and the American Cable Association. The plan is also opposed by DirecTV and EchoStar Communications Corp.


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