TITLE

Martin's Must-Carry Plan

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposal by Federal Communication Commission (FCC) chairman Kevin Martin, where cable operators would be forced to carry the programming of certain eligible entities that had leased excess spectrum from local digital-TV stations. National Cable & Association president Kyle McSlarrow discussed the proposal with Catherine Bohigian, a Martin confidante. However, FCC requires the operators to carry one programming stream from each digital local TV stations.
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