TITLE

Hollings Bill On The Edge

AUTHOR(S)
McCall, Margo
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/23/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 43, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the amendment proposed by United States (U.S.) Senator Ernest Hollings seeking to bar the merger of VoiceStream Wireless Corp. and Deutsche Telekom. Impact of the amendment on U.S. carriers; Contentions of Hollings on the amendment; Criticisms against the amendment; Claims of the Communication Workers of America.
ACCESSION #
3721499

 

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