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Testimony of Jonathan Schwantes Before the Senate Commerce Committee on Reauthorizing STELAR

In testimony before the Senate Commerce Committee, Jonathan Schwantes, senior policy counsel for Consumer Reports, urged lawmakers to require fair and transparent pricing for pay-TV bills and support policies that foster competition in the video marketplace.  Schwantes’ testimony was delivered during the Committee’s hearing on reauthorizing STELAR (Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELAR), which expires at the end of 2019.