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Brian Dietz, Vice President, Communications & Digital Strategy
Joy Sims, Senior Director, Communications

Phone: 202-222-2350

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U.S. Cable Industry Launches “Take Control. It's Easy” Campaign to Help Parents Manage Their Family's TV Viewing

The nation's leading cable operators and cable networks today announced a new initiative to help families manage their home TV viewing and protect children from programming their parents may find inappropriate for them.
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Public Television and Cable Ratify Digital Cable Carriage Agreement

Public Television stations serving markets that comprise over 80 percent of U.S. TV households and cable Multiple System Operators (MSOs) representing over 80 percent of cable subscribers have ratified the previously announced “Public Television Digital Cable Carriage Agreement.”
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Comcast's Brian Roberts Elected Chairman of NCTA Board

Brian L. Roberts, President & CEO of Comcast Corporation, has been elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA).
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New Survey Finds Significant Drop in Cable Theft Rate

The rate of consumer theft of cable's basic video service has declined by more than 50 percent in four years, driven in large part by the migration to digital platforms, and the industry's increased efforts to identify unauthorized connections and convert those accounts to paying subscribers, according to a new survey commissioned by the NCTA.
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FCC Chairman Kevin Martin Added to the General Session Line-Up for The 2005 National Show

Kevin Martin, the new Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will participate in a General Session on Tuesday, April 5, at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time, at The 2005 National Show.
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Helen Soulé Named to Lead Cable in the Classroom

Dr. Helen Soulé, a former classroom teacher and education leader at the local, state and national level, has been named Executive Director of Cable in the Classroom (CIC), the cable industry’s education foundation.
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NCTA Comments Regarding FCC Action to Defer Integrated Set-Top Box Ban

Comments of Brian Dietz, Vice President – Communications, National Cable & Telecommunications Association, Regarding FCC Action to Defer Integrated Set-Top Box Ban.
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McSlarrow Congratulates Kevin Martin on his Appointment as Fcc Chairman

Comments of Kyle McSlarrow, President & CEO National Cable & Telecommunications Association, regarding the appointment of Kevin Martin as FCC Chairman.
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Forty-Three Education Visionaries Named as Finalists for Cable's Leaders in Learning Awards

Cable's Leaders in Learning Awards is a new initiative created and administered by Cable in the Classroom to recognize and reward those who are transforming education from kindergarten through high school (K-12 education).
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Three Anchor Exhibits Highlight a Packed Floor at The 2005 National Show

With exhibit space nearly sold out, the upcoming 2005 National Show will highlight the products, services and equipment enabling the cable industry to deliver advanced broadband services to millions of consumers.
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