Specter Vows to Lift NFL TV Exemption

Hearn, Ted
December 2006
Multichannel News;12/11/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 49, p46
The article reports that the law that allows the National Football League (NFL) to sign lucrative television contracts on behalf of all of its 32 teams should be repealed in the U.S. Senator Arlen Specter said that he would introduce a bill in the new Congress that would repeal the NFL's antitrust exemption under the Sports Broadcasting Act of 1961.


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