Telcos' Persistence Overcomes Resistance

Hearn, Ted
August 2005
Multichannel News;8/29/2005 25th Anniversary, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p12
Deals with regulatory issues regarding the entry of telephone companies' entry into the cable television market in the U.S. as of August 2005. Move of major multisystem operators to launch voice-over-Internet protocol technology which generated a significant number of phone customers; Introduction of the Broadband Investment and Consumer Choice Act by Senators John Ensign and John McCain; Problems in regulating cable and phone companies' participation in the mobile broadband business.


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