Weigh In: Al Jazeerah English Reps Appear Live on Channel 17

June 06, 2008

Three reps from Al Jazeera English appeared live on Channel 17 on Tuesday, June 10th at 6pm.  Guests include Tony Burman, Managing Director and Correspondent Josh Rushing. Questions came from callers and members of the public who attended. They appear prior to a June 11th Burlington Telecom Hearing on the subject of AJE as part of its channel line up.

Members of Burlington's citizens advisory committee on telecommunications (BTAC) and the State-approved citizens Cable Advisory Council for Burlington Telecom (BCAC) were hand to hear and record comments regarding Burlington Telecom's carriage of Al Jazeera English on its cable television channel lineup.

The Committees will also be receiving written comments on this issue up to June 17th, and they ask that letters addressed to "BTAC" be either mailed or delivered in person to Burlington Telecom, 200 Church Street, Burlington, VT 05401, or sent via email by clicking on the "Contact Us" at the


website and putting "AJE" or "BTAC" in the Subject line.

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