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Disgruntled broadcasters try to delay digital television

...to delay introduction of the eagerly awaited technology. Wednesday, broadcasters were trying to persuade the House Commerce Committee to back a budget amendment that would allow them to keep their current analog channels past the 2006 deadline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/13/tec_209820.shtml
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Internet providers left out of satellite bill

...providers to become competitors of cable television and satellite companies as deliverers of broadcast programming, House Commerce Committee Chairman Tom Bliley, R-Va., complained Wednesday. "The importance of the Internet and other online communications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/15/tec_274425.shtml
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Malpractice questions

...payments, but the 1986 law that created the database also prevents its public availability. Now, the U.S. House Commerce Committee may vote to release some of these names on the Internet. That's a good idea, but it raises a few questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/08/edi_291804.shtml
Editorials
Address vote data mess

...scrutinizing their projection and reporting methods. U.S. Rep. Billy Tauzin, R-La., who chairs the House Commerce Committee's telecommunications subcommittee, says he'll also begin an investigation on the early calls. One obvious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/15/op_300955.shtml
Opinion columns
House panel reviewing TVA tritium plan

...nuclear reactors. It will be the first time in U.S. history a civilian reactor will be used for defense. House Commerce Committee Chairman Tom Bliley, R-Va., has asked Energy Secretary Bill Richardson to explain his decision to use TVA's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/12/tec_255989.shtml
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Senate bill would stabilize poison control center funding

...approved the bill by voice vote, sending it to the full Senate for a vote. Similar legislation is pending in the House Commerce Committee. More than 2.1 million poisonings were reported to poison centers in 1997, the most recent year for which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/29/liv_266654.shtml
Life & style
Humiliating Martha

...to try to establish guilt or innocence. The House Commerce Committee has ample cause to investigate the collapse of...the House write better laws? It won't, yet House Commerce Committee Chairman James Greenwood, R-Pa., says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/13/edi_352467.shtml
Editorials
Illusory 'Net dragon' slayed

...mind-boggling $20 to $40 federal surcharge per month on all Internet services. Confused? Well, so were House Commerce Committee members. They were inundated with e-mails demanding the defeat of 602-P. And that's putting it mildly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/14/edi_288732.shtml
Editorials
House approves anti-slamming bill

...bill passed the House without dissent. The bailout provision was in the anti-slamming bill approved by the House Commerce Committee last month. But Reps. Thomas Bliley, R-Va.; Billy Tauzin, R-La.; and John Dingell, D-Mich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/13/bus_241726.shtml
Business
'96 Olympics also sleazy

...respected former U.S. Attorney General Griffin Bell looked into their recruitment practices for the U.S. House Commerce Committee. Bell and his team found much to contradict the Payne-Young version of events. Indeed, when dossiers from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/18/edi_270553.shtml
Editorials