FCC News Conference on Cable Box Purchases

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair Tom Wheeler met with reporters following a meeting in which commissioners voted 3-2 in favor… read more

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair Tom Wheeler met with reporters following a meeting in which commissioners voted 3-2 in favor of allowing consumers to buy cable set-top boxes instead of renting them from cable companies. Chair Wheeler talked about what the change will mean for consumers. He was followed by FCC Media Bureau Chief William Lake, who answered questions on how the proposal would be implemented. Afterward, the two Republican FCC commissioners talked about why they oppose the measure. close

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FCC News Conference on Cable Box Purchases

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Program ID:
404893-3
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 18, 2016 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Mar 11, 2016 | 12:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 18, 2016 | 12:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 22, 2016 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 23, 2016 | 8:51am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 25, 2016 | 6:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2016 | 5:33pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 11, 2016 | 12:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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