Revising the 1996 Telecommunications Act
Former Representatives Rich Boucher (D-VA) and Jack Fields (R-TX) talked about the 1996 Telecommunications Act and congressional efforts to rewrite it. Both men were instrumental in writing the legislation.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Frederick "Rick" C. Boucher U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Virginia
- Jack M. Fields U.S. Representative (Former) [R] Texas
- Peter Slen Host C-SPAN
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