Retrans Proposal Misses Mark

August 11, 2014

Broadcasters represented by aren't liking what they see in the retrans revamp floated by the leadership of the Senate Commerce Committee Friday. Committee chairman Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) and ranking member John Thune (R-S.D.) wanted to leave broadcasters and cable operators something to think about before the committee comes up with its version of the bill renewing the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELA).


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