TITLE

Comcast, Dingell In Boxing Match

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/31/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 51, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman John Dingell was disappointed over Comcast Corp.'s move to require subscribers in Michigan to obtain a digital set-top box to view local public, educational and governmental channels, or PEG channels. Dingell stressed that Comcast customers will receive a free set-top for one year, but would need to rent boxes for additional sets. Sena Fitzmaurice of Comcast states that the company appreciates Dingell's concerns.
ACCESSION #
28115041

 

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