Regs fight scrambles debate on satellite bill

March 13, 2014

Congressional Democrats are trying to slam the brakes on a legislative effort by Republicans to overhaul the rules and regulations for cable, satellite and broadcast television. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), chairman of the Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Communications, is pushing to attach a set of changes in communications law to “must-pass” legislation dealing with satellite television.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/200661-regs-fight-scrambles-debate-on-satellite-bill

Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Supremes' FCC Case Remand Could Weaken Commission's Defense of Decisions

The Supreme Court has vacated a lower court decision on the FCC's enforcement of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act...

Posted

'People Are Afraid': New Effort Aims to Stop Violent Attacks on US Churches and Houses of Worship

A significant portion of the day was dedicated to the important role media play, especially Christian media.

Posted

FEBC Radio Ministry Now Broadcasting Gospel in 124 Languages

Radio broadcaster FEBC (Far East Broadcasting Company) has opened up the airwaves for millions of people...

Posted

Supreme Court Upholds WWI 'Peace Cross' on Public Land in Maryland

The court has rejected a challenge to the nearly 100-year-old memorial. The justices have ruled that its presence on public land...

Posted

More News

NEWSROOM

Headlines