BellSouth's Call

Hearn, Ted
November 2004
Multichannel News;11/8/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p34
Presents information on the request of BellSouth Corp. on October 27, 2004 to repeal a broadband policy of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Disadvantages of complying with the rule; Number of cable high-speed data customers; Opposition by the Consumer Federation of America.


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