Forkan, Jim
July 2002
Multichannel News;7/22/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 29, p4
Reports developments related to telecommunication in the U.S. as of July 2002. Issue over the 2002 Emmy Awards; Expulsion issue faced by Ohio Representative James Traficant for tax evasion and bribery convictions; Importance of the confirmation of nominees for position at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.


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