DBS Services Add 'Public' Channels

Hogan, Monica
January 2001
Multichannel News;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p12
Reports that direct-broadcast satellite providers, DirecTV Inc. and EchoStar Communications Corp. have boost their public-interest programming by adding several commercial-free channels. DirectTV's addition of the Brigham Young University Television and The Word Network; Public-interest channels added on the EchoStar lineup; Rules on public-interest programming of DBS companies.


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