TITLE

Telecom Act Grows Up

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Caron
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;02/14/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the impact of the 1996 Telecommunications Act to the telecommunications industry in the United States. Effect of the Act to its consumers; Effort made by the Federal Communications Commission to promote broadband access.
ACCESSION #
2822905

 

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