Preparing Consumers for the Digital Television Transition

July 26, 2007

The Committee will explore U.S. readiness for and the consumer impact of the nationwide transition from analog television broadcasting to digital television (DTV) broadcasting.


Majority Statement

  • Daniel K. Inouye


Minority Statement

  • Ted Stevens


Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable John Kneuer

    Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Communications and Information
    National Telecommunications Information Administration
  • Ms. Cathy Seidel

    Chief, Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau
    Federal Communications Commission

Witness Panel 2

  • Ms. Nelda Barnett

    Member, Board of Directors
  • Ms. Nancy Zirkin

    Vice President/Director of Public Policy
    Leadership Conference on Civil Rights