TITLE

Sachs Attacks Paxson

AUTHOR(S)
Paskowski, Marianne
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/02/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 40, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on National Cable Television Association president Robert Sachs' opposition to the proposed rules requiring cable television operators to carry broadcast television signals in the United States. Paxson Communications Corp.'s proposal to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to require cable carriage for five digital signals in Chicago, Illinois.
ACCESSION #
3633736

 

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