Hearn, Ted
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/5/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p19
The article focuses on the move of major phone companies to urge the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to increase their allocated channel access. According to the author, the cable companies resisted the requests and claims that legal boundaries regarding sales programming should not be expanded even if video competition is increasing. In addition, Verizon stressed that such measure is needed to assure equal opportunities and effective service among providers.


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