Sources: Sen. Commerce Floats Retrans Remake

August 11, 2014

Under a proposal reportedly being floated to broadcast and cable execs at a meeting requested by the Senate Commerce Committee Friday, cable subs would be the ones deciding whether they wanted to pay the per-sub fee charged by TV stations, and subs choose which TV stations they wanted to have in their cable package.

 

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