House approves cable competition

SANDUSKY Gina Bachman would love to have more choices when it comes to cable television.
Janet
May 24, 2010

 

SANDUSKY

Gina Bachman would love to have more choices when it comes to cable television.

Bachman, who subscribes to Buckeye CableSystem, said she is unhappy with her service -- specifically her Internet service.

A bill that was passed in the Ohio House last week could help people such as Bachman by offering other alternatives.

The Ohio House passed Senate Bill 117 last week with a 92-2 vote. The proposed legislation would allow cable television companies to negotiate single statewide franchise agreements to deliver television and other broadband services to all communities.

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