TITLE

Comcast Makes C-SPAN2, MASN Share

AUTHOR(S)
Heans, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of cable operator Comcast Corp. to share C-SPAN2 channel with live coverage of Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals baseball games. The channel provides coverage of the U.S. Senate to millions of cable and satellite television homes. According to sources, the said move will enable 1 million cable subscribers to lose access of the channel.
ACCESSION #
24978439

 

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