This Just In

January 2001
Multichannel News;01/08/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p2
Presents news from the United States cable television industry, as of January 2001. Representative Billy Tauzin as chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee; Adelphia Communications Corp.; AT&T Broadband; Viacom Inc.


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