Mr. Panero talked about the satellite radio industry and the XM company. Topics included policy issues at the Federal… read more
Mr. Panero talked about the satellite radio industry and the XM company. Topics included policy issues at the Federal Communications Commission, challenges facing the satellite industry, payment for the radio spectrum, sports coverage, competition with radio stations, and regulation issues.
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