House Committee on Energy and Commerce

  1. This Could Change Your Business: House To Update Communications Act

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The leaders of several House committees and subcommittees announced on Monday they will "start a process to develop proposals to update the Communications Act." The first step in the process is in invitation to stakeholders to take part ...

  2. Legislation Sets Digital TV Transition Deadline

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST The House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved bipartisan legislation Oct. 26 that would set the deadline for the digital TV transition at Dec. 31, 2008. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved bipartisan legis ...

  3. Legislation Sets Digital TV Transition Deadline

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bill does not include a 'broadcast flag.' The House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved bipartisan legislation Oct. 26 that would set the deadline for the digital TV transition at Dec. 31, 2008. Efforts by the Hollywood and music i ...

  4. Democratic Lawmakers Urge Inquiry Into CPB Brass

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A pair of senior Democratic lawmakers called for a probe into allegations that the top management at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting is pressuring PBS to take a conservative slant. WASHINGTON, D.C. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- A pair of sen ...

  5. Communications Biz Spends $1.1B On Lobbying Gov't

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Campaign contributions and lobbying expenditures from 1998 to September 2004 by the three primary U.S. communications sectors -- broadcasting, cable TV and telecommuications -- amounted to $1.1 billio Campaign contributions and lobbying expenditur ...