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  • Senators Propose Letting Cable Customers Decide Which TV Stations They Want

    Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) and Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) are proposing that subscribers to cable and satellite services be allowed to choose which broadcast channels they want to pay for as part of their multichannel package.
  • Gordon Smith Extends Contract with NAB Through 2018

    Gordon Smith will remain the broadcasting biz's top lobbyist through 2018. The National Association of Broadcasters has extended Smith's contract as prexy-CEO through the end of 2018. The former two-term Republican senator from Oregon has been at the...

    Comcast, TW Cable Execs Grilled By Skeptical Senators at Merger Hearing

    Senators grilled Comcast and Time Warner Cable executives on an array of competitive concerns over their proposed merger at a Capitol Hill hearing on Wednesday, but one of the most frequently asked questions was very simple: Will consumers see higher...

    NAB President Gordon Smith Pours Oil on Troubled Airwaves

    One of the main duties of National Assn. of Broadcasters president and CEO Gordon Smith is to manage the relationship between stations and policymakers. Rarely does an NAB Show go by without some sort of acrimony directed at the FCC -- and, at times,...

    Comcast, Time Warner Cable Defend Union as Benefiting 'Millions' in FCC Filing

    Comcast's $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable will benefit millions of consumers and businesses -- particularly in enhanced broadband services -- the companies said in a joint FCC filing today. They also dismissed critics' objections that the...