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NCTA CALLS ON FCC TO DECLARE THE MULTICHANNEL VIDEO MARKETPLACE FULLY COMPETITIVE

<b><center>NCTA Calls on FCC to Declare the Multichannel Video Marketplace<BR><BR> “Fully Competitive”<BR> <BR> </center></b> <i> <b><center>Association Cites Burgeoning Competition Among Video Providers and
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60 Million U.S. TV Households Can Receive HDTV Via Cable

<b> <center> 60 Million U.S. TV Households Can Receive HDTV Via Cable<br /><br /> <i>HDTV Now Available in 19 of Top 20 Markets Nationwide From Local Cable Operator</i></center> </b> <br /> <br />
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STATEMENT OF NCTA PRESIDENT & CEO ROBERT SACHS REGARDING THE FCC's ORDER ON THE "PLUG AND PLAY" AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CABLE AND CONSUMER ELECTRONICS INDUSTRIES

"Today’s action is good for consumers, because it will hasten the day when “digital cable ready” television sets will reach the market, making it easier for cable customers to access digital television services such as high-definition television programming without the need for set-top boxes.
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NCTA SAYS CBUI CALL FOR REGULATION OF BROADBAND INTERNET SERVICE IS UNFOUNDED AND UNNECESSARY

<B><center>NCTA SAYS CBUI CALL FOR REGULATION OF BROADBAND INTERNET SERVICE IS UNFOUNDED AND UNNECESSARY</center><BR> <BR> <I>NCTA ex parte says CBUI hasn’t demonstrated need for regulation and its reasoning is based on misguided interpretation of law and history</I></b></center><BR><BR>
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Comments of Rob Stoddard, SVP, Communications & Public Affairs in Response to J.D. Power 2003 Residential Cable/Satellite TV Customer Satisfaction Study

<p>The J.D. Power results show that in a highly competitive market place, cable operators are closing the gap with satellite providers in customer satisfaction.
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IFC, NAMIC AND NCTA, JOIN FORCES FOR SPECIAL PREMIERE SCREENING TO OPEN DIVERSITY WEEK ON SEPTEMBER 15TH

<b><center>IFC, NAMIC and NCTA Join Forces to Open Diversity Week on September 15th<BR> <BR> Welcoming Reception, Special Premiere Screening of<i> Casa de Los Babys</i> and Panel Discussion Planned</center></b> <br> <br>
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Comments of Rob Stoddard, SVP, Communications & Public Affairs, NCTA Regarding PIRG Report on Cable Regulation

<p>"The wild and unfounded claims of these Washington-based advocacy groups are recycled arguments that fell out of favor a decade ago. The regulatory environment envisioned by Congress in 1996 and maintained by the FCC has fostered the most robust telecommunications marketplace in the world. It’s providing a better deal for consumers, who are getting far more for their dollar.
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Comments of Rob Stoddard, SVP, Communications & Public Affairs, in Response to Reported Findings of a J.D. Power Survey of Residential ISP Customers

<p>The recent findings from a J.D. Power survey of residential ISP customers underscore the competitive choices consumers enjoy. While the J.D.
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CABLE NETWORKS RECEIVE RECORD NUMBER OF PRIMETIME EMMY NOMINATIONS

<B><center>CABLE NETWORKS RECEIVE RECORD NUMBER OF<BR>PRIMETIME EMMY NOMINATIONS<BR><BR> <I>HBO’s Six Feet Under Takes Greatest Number of Nominations</i></center><BR><BR>
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CABLE NETWORKS' $11 BILLION PROGRAMMING INVESTMENT IS EVIDENT AS SUMMER PRESS TOUR KICKS OFF WITH SLATE OF ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING

<B><center>CABLE NETWORKS' $11 BILLION PROGRAMMING INVESTMENT IS EVIDENT AS SUMMER PRESS TOUR KICKS OFF WITH SLATE OF ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING<BR><BR> <I>INFORMATIVE LIFESTYLE PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS CABLE PRESENTATIONS</center></i><BR><BR>
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