Protecting the public’s channels

KUC News

Stay informed about KUC's work to protect Illinois state video franchise law.

June 6, 2014

No AT&T Takeover of DirectTV Without Equal Treatment of PEG Channels

CAN TV and other advocates call for AT&T's bid to takeover DirectTV be conditioned on it rectifying the long overdue problem of discriminatory treatment of public access channels. Read more
July 12, 2013

Disability Community Disadvantaged by U-verse

CAN TV urges FCC to adopt rules that assure the disability community can access PEG channels. Read more
May 30, 2013

Cable Bill: Good News, Bad News

The IL House approved an extension of the Illinois Cable Act that represents a mixed outcome for the public. Read more
May 9, 2013

Advocates Say Put the Public First in Illinois Cable Law

Illinois NATOA and Keep Us Connected members urged the Illinois House Public Utilities Committee to prevent industry attempts to erode public protections in Illinois’ first statewide cable franchise law. Read more