Universal Service: Stop Phoning It In

Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom
January 2006
Multichannel News;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p18
The article provides information on the Universal Service Fund. This fund has been fueled by nearly $7 billion collected every year from telephone companies. The money is to subsidize the efforts to extend phone service to rural and low-income households. The goal of this service is to provide at least a lifeline connection to every household in the U.S.


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