New Group Formed to Defend Retransmission Consent

Fights between broadcasters and pay TV over carriage deals always makes for good copy, and a new coalition in Washington is about to make sure there's a lot more for the press to chew launched today to defend broadcasters and "tell the truth" about the U.S. video marketplace.

Retrans Rumble: Broadcasters Slam Time Warner Cable

By all measures, Time Warner Cable had a terrific quarter and that was just the opening the National Association of Broadcasters needed to come out swinging against the cable operator for its relentless advocacy of retransmission reform.