Number 3644
Subject Cable Television
Source New Republic
Year 1989
Publication Date
Summary New Republic details the politics involved in cable television franchising, looking specifically at how it works in Washington, D.C.; the cable system's top executives have been given consulting jobs with Mayor Marion Barry; some city politicians end up owning 20 percent of the cable franchise's stock; givebacks are a routine procedure after a cable company wins a city franchise, May 29, 1989.
Keywords District Cablevision Hazlett
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