Dems Apply Transition Heat

Hearn, Ted
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p26
The article reports on the pressure given by the incoming House Energy and Commerce Committee chairman John Dingell to President George W. Bush's administration to adopt broad eligibility rules for a $1.5 billion program to subsidize digital-to-analog TV converter boxes in the U.S. Dingell complained that the proposed eligibility rules were too narrow. The National Telecommunications and Information Administration has proposed excluding pay television homes from the program.


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