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ACI Study Blasts Retrans Regs, Urges Reform

December 4, 2013

A new study by the American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research (ACI) finds that regulations put in place more than 20 years ago to protect TV broadcast stations from eroding market share will now have what it calls “a devastating impact” on wireless consumers.


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