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Filings, Testimonies, and Letters

January 2014

30FCC Ex Parte Letter (w/ DIRECTV, DISH, NAF & TWC) re '10 Quad Review and Amending the Retrans Rules w/ General Counsel Office

December 2013

20FCC Ex Parte (w/ Charter, DIRECTV, TWC, & Free Press) re Gannett-Belo Related License Transfers w/ Media Bureau
19FCC Ex Parte (w/ PK, DIRECTV, DISH, & TWC) re '10 Quad Review and Amending the Retrans Rules w/ Office of Cmmsr Rosenworcel
19FCC Ex Parte (w/ PK, DIRECTV, Charter, DISH, & TWC) re '10 Quad Review and Amending the Retrans Rules w/ Office of Cmmsr Clyburn
16FCC Reply to Applicants' Oppositions to the Petition to Deny (w/ TWC) re Mission-Stainless License Transfer
11FCC Ex Parte Letter (w/ PK, DISH, New America Foundation, DIRECTV, Charter, & TWC) re Amending the Retransmission Consent Rules
5FCC Ex Parte (w PK, DISH, NAF, DIRECTV, Charter & TWC) re '10 Quad Review and Amending Retrans Rules w Chairman Wheeler's Office
2FCC Reply to Applicants' Oppositions to the Petition to Deny re the Sinclair-New Age License Transfers

November 2013

26FCC Ex Parte Letter from ACA President/CEO Polka to FCC Chairman Wheeler re the Media Ownership Proceeding

August 2013

22FCC Ex Parte Letter re the Amendment of the Commission's Rules Related to Retransmission Consent

June 2013

24FCC Ex Parte Letter re the 2010 Quad Review of Broadcast Ownership Rules and Amending the Retransmission Consent Rules
3FCC Ex Parte Letter re the 2010 Quad Review of Broadcast Ownership Rules and Amending the Retransmission Consent Rules

March 2013

18FCC Ex Parte re: 2010 Quad Review, Retrans Consent, Program Access and CAF w/ Office of Chairman and Wireline Competition Bureau

January 2013

25FCC Ex Parte re the 2010 Quad Review of Broadcast Ownership Rules w/ the Office of Commissioner Rosenworcel

March 2012

5FCC Comments re the 2010 Quadrennial Regulatory Review - Review of the Commission's Broadcast Ownership Rules

November 2011

18FCC Ex Parte Meeting re Broadcast Ownership & Retransmission Consent w/ Joshua Cinelli (as part of the ATVA)
17FCC Ex Parte Meeting re Broadcast Ownership & Retransmission Consent w/ Erin McGrath (as part of the ATVA)
16FCC Ex Parte Meeting re Broadcast Ownership & Retransmission Consent w/ Sherrese Smith (as part of the ATVA)
16FCC Ex Parte Meeting re Broadcast Ownership & Retransmission Consent w/ Dave Grimaldi (as part of the ATVA)
15FCC Ex Parte Meeting re Broadcast Ownership & Retransmission Consent w/ Media Bureau (as part of the ATVA)

August 2011

25FCC Ex Parte regarding Retransmission Consent and USF/ICC Reforms with FCC Chairman Genachowski
3FCC Ex Parte Letter regarding the Amendment of the Commissions Rules Related to Retransmission Consent (Nexstar Response)

June 2011

28FCC Reply Comments regarding the Amendment of the Commission's Rules Related to Retransmission Consent

May 2011

27FCC Comments regarding the Amendment of the Commission's Rules Related to Retransmission Consent
25Copyright Office Reply Comments regarding Phasing Out the Compulsory License (jointly filed with NTCA, OPASTCO, and WTA)
16FCC Supplementary Response regarding the Petition to Deny the License Transfer Application for KTKA-TV (ABC) in Topeka, KS

April 2011

26Copyright Office Comments regarding Phasing Out the Compulsory License (jointly filed with NTCA, OPASTCO, and WTA)
13FCC Reply to the Applicant's Opposition to the Permit-But-Disclose Request re the KTKA-TV (ABC) License Transfer Application
7FCC Reply to the Applicant's Opposition to the Petition to Deny the License Transfer Application for KTKA-TV (ABC) in Topeka, KS

March 2011

22FCC Permit-But-Disclose Request re the KTKA-TV (ABC) License Transfer Application
17FCC Petition to Deny the License Transfer Application for KTKA-TV (ABC) in Topeka, KS

February 2011

16FCC Ex Parte regarding the Petition for Rulemaking to Amend the Commission's Rules Governing Retransmission Consent

November 2010

17Congressional Letter to Sen. John Kerry regarding Retransmission Consent

May 2010

18FCC Comments regarding the Petition for Rulemaking to Amend the Commission's Rules Governing Retransmission Consent

November 2009

18FCC Comments in Support of Mediacom Communications Corporation

September 2009

10FCC Ex Parte regarding a Nat'l Broadband Plan, Video Programming Delivery Market Competition, the STB Integration Ban, et al.
9FCC Ex Parte regarding a National Broadband Plan, Commission Rules and Policies Governing Pole Attachments, et al.

August 2009

28FCC Reply Comments regarding the Annual Assessment of the Status of Competition in the Video Programming Delivery Market

July 2009

29FCC Comments regarding the Annual Assessment of the Status of Competition in the Market for the Delivery of Video Programming

May 2009

20FCC Comments regarding the Annual Assessment of the Status of Competition in the Market for the Delivery of Video Programming

December 2008

29FCC Comments regarding the Retransmission Consent Complaint Against Paul Bunyun Rural Telephone Cooperative

October 2008

16FCC Comments in Support of Baja Broadband Operating Company
16FCC Comments in Support of Trust Cable TV, Inc.

August 2008

13FCC Ex Parte regarding the Retransmission Consent Quiet Period and Digital Must Carry

July 2008

24Statement of Matthew M. Polka, ACA President and CEO before the FCC En Banc Hearing on "Broadband and the Digital Future"
18FCC Ex Parte regarding Wholesale Unbundling and Retransmission Consent

June 2008

11ACA Reply Comments: In the Matter of Broadcast Localism

May 2008

7Congressional Testimony before the House Small Business Subcommittee regarding the DTV Transitition
5Re: American Cable Association (“ACA”) Notice of Ex Parte Presentation: CS Docket No. 98-120 and MB Docket No. 07-198

April 2008

14Re: American Cable Association (“ACA”); Notice of Ex Parte Presentation MB Docket No. 07-198
14Re: American Cable Association (“ACA”); Notice of Ex Parte Presentations MB Docket No. 07-198 MB Docket No. 03-124

February 2008

12FCC Reply Comments regarding Wholesale Unbundling

January 2008

28Re: American Cable Association (“ACA”); Notice of Ex Parte Presentation; MB Docket No. 07-198
23RE: American Cable Association (“ACA”); Notice of Ex Parte Presentation; MB Docket No. 07-198
3FCC Comments regarding Wholesale Unbundling

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