Martin Sets Agenda

Hearn, Ted
November 2007
Multichannel News;11/26/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 47, p3
The article focuses on the new regulations proposed by Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Kevin Martin in his effort to flatten the cable television industry of the U.S. These regulations include rules to force cable operators to charge less than 10 cents per month as well as Comcast and Time Warner to carry the Hallmark Channel and the NFL Network. His plan to advance his anti-cable agency, however, may not be actuated because some FCC members found the rules to be too timid.


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