First Responder Communication System

Representative John Shimkus, a member of the House Telecommunications
and the Internet Subcommittee, talked about what the government… read more

Representative John Shimkus, a member of the House Telecommunications

and the Internet Subcommittee, talked about what the government should do concerning a nationwide communications system for first responders, the investigation of the Federal Communications Commission by the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of which he is the ranking member, and his assessment of the transition to digital television.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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First Responder Communication System

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Program ID:
205815-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 7, 2008
Last Aired:
Jun 9, 2008

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  • Jun 07, 2008 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 09, 2008 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 09, 2008 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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