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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.

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