Too little, too late

Bart, Peter
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/17/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 53, p11
Trade Publication
Editorial. Comments on the media ownership rules proposed by the Federal Communications Commission in the U.S. Provisions of the bill; Impact of the bill on satellite broadcasting operation; Reason behind the opposition of the Senate to the bill.


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