Congress’ failure to pass a comprehensive reauthorization of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Reauthorization Act (STELAR Act) last year underscores the serious need to modernize the American television marketplace in order to protect consumers and businesses, including Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

For years, TV broadcasters have gotten away with imposing massive, continuous increases in retransmission fees. These are the fees satellite providers pay in order to rebroadcast what would otherwise be readily accessible, over-the-air content for communities that may not otherwise have access a major broadcast network. …

OCA - Asian Pacific American Advocates

OCA-Asian Pacific American Advocates is a national membership-driven organization dedicated to advancing the well-being of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

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