TITLE

Arm-Twisting Resumes on Tenn. Franchising

AUTHOR(S)
HAUGSTED, LINDA
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/25/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the incumbent cable operators and AT&T to resume their lobbying over a bill on cable franchising in Tennessee. Representatives of the Tennessee Cable Telecommunications Association (TCTA) and the firm are meeting with legislators to reach consensus on bill's draft. According to Stacey Briggs, executive director of TCTA, the parties are working to prevent state franchisees from discriminating against delivering service.
ACCESSION #
31118476

 

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