TITLE

HAVE YOU HEARD? KEVIN MARTIN DISLIKES COMCAST

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/3/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's view concerning the obvious actions of Kevin Martin, chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC), of disliking Comcast Corp. According to the author, Martin has dragged his agency all the way to the session at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts to federally treat Comcast unfairly. He asserts that the ruling of Martin in the said session was to line up Comcast vice president David Cohen against six Comcast-hostile witnesses.
ACCESSION #
31207493

 

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