TITLE

FCC Is Facing Fall Retrans Rush

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/31/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 41, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the predicament of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission which has an open and unresolved rulemaking proposal on cable television retransmission and pressured by cable executives to finish it before the submission of retransmission consent deals in the fall of 2011.
ACCESSION #
67165579

 

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