TITLE

Hollings Ollers Over Broadcast Spectrum

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/22/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 43, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the protests of Senator Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) against the plan of Paxson Communications Corp. to negotiate deals in which wireless carriers pay broadcasters to move from spectrum that will be used for third-generation services. Information on the Spectrum Clearing Alliance to be headed by the company; Criticisms against the United States Federal Communications Commission for encouraging private deals between broadcasters and carriers.
ACCESSION #
5534483

 

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