When broadcasters abuse their market power to demand exorbitant retransmission consent fees from small and medium-sized cable operators, consumers always pay the price.
Forcing cable operators to carry channels that their subscribers don’t want or watch is unreasonable, but for smaller operators it is untenable.
Digital must-carry requirements would place significant financial and capacity burdens on systems serving small and rural markets.
|22||Rep. Greg Walden To Speak At ACA Summit 2015|
|21||ACA Asks FCC To Prevent Pole Fee Hikes For Cable Broadband Providers Under Title II|
|16||ACA Commends Capitol Hill Lawmakers For Starting Discussion On Appropriate Rules For The Internet|
|14||ACA Commends President Obama For Highlighting Achievements Of Independent Broadband Providers|
|13||ACA: FCC Must Avoid Burdening Smaller Broadband ISPs With Title II Regs|
|12||FCC Ex Parte Letter re Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet|
|9||FCC Ex Parte Letter (w/ NCTA and WISPA) to FCC Chairman Wheeler re Open Internet (Requesting an En Banc Hearing)|
|7||FCC Reply Comments re the AT&T/DirecTV Transaction|
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