TITLE

Martin Pushes 'Carte' on Hill

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/23/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Kevin Martin is expected to support legislation forcing cable operators to allow consumers to purchase programming both on an a la carte basis and in packages consisting of just a few channels. In a House testimony, Martin explains how an a la carte system would liberate consumers from having to pay for cable channels that do not interest them.
ACCESSION #
25534657

 

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