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:

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



Latest News

Turkey: Historic Protestant Church reopens

One of the oldest churches in Turkey reopened this month.


Freedom of the press is bad news for net neutrality

When the FCC adopted net neutrality rules earlier this year, Chairman Tom Wheeler assured...


VA Hospital Reverses Christmas Tree Ban

Officials at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Salem, Va., sent an email to employees in November banning Christmas trees in public areas...


WRC-15 Protects UHF Broadcasting

It looks like a majority of countries at the ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) in Geneva were not ready to...


More News