Ferree Backs FCC's Hands-Off Approach

Hearn, Ted
September 2001
Multichannel News;9/17/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 38, p32
Reports the support of federal cable regulator W. Kenneth Ferree on the broadcasting policy of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Impact of the policy on the cable industry; Imposition of an increase in the cable rates; Reason of Ferree for supporting the FCC measure.


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