FCC: Dual Carriage Will Last Three Years

Hearn, Ted
September 2007
Multichannel News;9/17/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 37, p4
The article reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to require cable systems to deliver local television stations in analog and digital formats for three years. According to FCC chairman Kevin Martin, the purpose of the commission is to protect customers who use only analog television sets to watch programs provided by their cable operators. INSET: WHAT HAPPENS TO CABLE'S PUBLIC-STATION DEAL?.


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