TITLE

FCC Purges Per-Channel Rates

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/1/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) under Republican chairman Kevin Martin has stopped reviewing cable rates on a per-channel basis in the U.S. The author cites that Martin has been the vocal cable critic to lead the FCC, saying cable rates keep rising due to lack of competition. Moreover, the FCC said that per-channel data is not included in the 2005 price survey report due to weakness associated.
ACCESSION #
24974471

 

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