The NewsCorp/DirecTV Deal: The Marriage of Content and Global Distribution.
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2003
Time: 02:30 PM

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights will hold a hearing on Wednesday, June 18, 2003, at 2:30 p.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building on "The NewsCorp/DirecTV Deal: The Marriage of Content and Global Distribution."

Senator DeWine will preside.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Mr. Rupert Murdoch
    Chairman and CEO
    News Corporation
    New York , NY
  2. Mr. Eddy W. Hartenstein
    Chairman and CEO
    DIRECTV, Inc.
    El Segundo , CA
  3. Mr. Gene Kimmelman
    Director
    Consumers Union
    Washington , DC
  4. Mr. Robert Miron
    Chairman and CEO
    Advance/Newhouse Communications
    Syracuse , NY
  5. Mr. Scott Cleland
    CEO
    The Precursor Group
    Washington , DC