The Telecommunications Act Ten Years Later

Blair Levin was chief of staff at the Federal Communications Commission during the development of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. He talked about the… read more

Blair Levin was chief of staff at the Federal Communications Commission during the development of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. He talked about the impact of the federal law during the past decade, the growth in wireless technology, changes in network architecture and current regulatory proposals. Mr. Levin also commented on broadband deployment and the expanded role of online search engines such as Google and Yahoo. Mr. Levin is managing director and telecommunications analyst for Stifel Nicolas, an investment banking firm.

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The Telecommunications Act Ten Years Later

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Program ID:
191336-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 27, 2006 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 27, 2006 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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