Martin Hangs Up on Markey

Hearn, Ted
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/29/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 22, p26
Reports on the decision of U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin to decline the investigation into the alleged contract entered into by AT&T Inc., BellSouth Corp. and Verizon Communication with the National Security Agency. Reasons behind the decision; Speculation on the benefits provided by Martin's refusal to investigate to the administration of President George W. Bush; Other issues cited by Martin on his letter to dismiss the case.


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