NCTA Heaps Scorn on FCC's Carriage Plan

Hearn, Ted
April 2007
Multichannel News;4/30/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p2
The article reports on the rejection of a proposal by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide cable-carriage guarantees to certain local television stations in early 2009 in the U.S. The National Cable & Telecommunications Association, leader of the cable industry's largest trade group rejected the proposal. The FCC plan would allow digital television stations that elect mandatory cable carriage to insist on cable distribution in both analog and digital formats.


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