TITLE

Kennard Backs Subsidies

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/01/99, Vol. 5 Issue 44, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the petition for universal service funds of the Western Wireless Corp. to serve the Crow tribe in Montana. Reasons United States Federal Communications Commission Chairman William Kennard is eager to make the subsidy; Impact of allowing Western to provide telephone service for Crow Indian reservation on the quality of the phone service; Organizations that have registered opposition to the petition.
ACCESSION #
2459941

 

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