McCain Presses a Hard Date

Hearn, Ted
June 2005
Multichannel News;6/20/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 25, p34
Focuses on the impact of the introduction of the digital spectrum bill SAVE LIVES Act sponsored by U.S. Senator John McCain (R.-Ariz.) on television broadcasting. Concerns expressed by the National Association of Broadcasters on digital television transition; Amount needed to provide one free converter box for each household that meets certain income criteria under the bill; Provisions of the bill for cable carriage of digital television signals.


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