Markey moves to keep cable regulation

March 1998
Electronic Media;03/02/98, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p14
Reports on a legislation which was introduced by Representative Ed Markey of Massachusetts to repeal the March 31, 1999 cable television regulation. Why the bill's prospects are considered dim.


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