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DTV Oversight Hearing On House Docket


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#1 OFFLINE   robmadden1

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 08:05 AM

Next up is March 12 hearing on universal service reform
By John Eggerton -- Broadcasting & Cable, 2/24/2009 4:51:15 PM MT

Rep. Rick Boucher, chairman of the House Communications, Tech & Internet Subcommittee, said Tuesday that he would hold an oversight hearing on the DTV transition in the spring, "well before" the new June 12 hard date for pulling the plug on analog signals.

http://www.broadcast...ouse_Docket.php

Retrans Takes Over DTV-Oversight Hearing

National Cable & Telecommunications Association president Kyle McSlarrow uses entire time at DTV-oversight hearing to focus on retransmission-consent negotiations.
By John Eggerton -- Broadcasting & Cable, 9/16/2008 9:00:00 AM MT

A digital-TV-oversight hearing in the House Tuesday became the site of a tussle over retransmission-consent negotiations.

http://www.broadcast...ght_Hearing.php

Edited by robmadden1, 27 February 2009 - 08:15 AM.


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#2 OFFLINE   bobukcat

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Posted 27 February 2009 - 08:15 AM

Next up is March 12 hearing on universal service reform
By John Eggerton -- Broadcasting & Cable, 2/24/2009 4:51:15 PM MT

Rep. Rick Boucher, chairman of the House Communications, Tech & Internet Subcommittee, said Tuesday that he would hold an oversight hearing on the DTV transition in the spring, "well before" the new June 12 hard date for pulling the plug on analog signals.

http://www.broadcast...ouse_Docket.php


Sure, waste some more money beating this thing to death. :beatdeadhorse:

#3 OFFLINE   lwilli201

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 03:24 PM

Sure, waste some more money beating this thing to death. :beatdeadhorse:


Yep, the more they talk the worse it gets. :nono2:
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#4 OFFLINE   SamC

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 04:51 PM

But, but, but, but, this was a "one time extension" and its backers promised to never even "ask again".

See, I told you so.

Never.




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