Pols Try to Derail Bell Data Deregulation

Hearn, Ted
May 2001
Multichannel News;05/07/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p3
Reports the plan deregulation on data services of telephone companies in United States. Introduction of the bill by representative John Conyers; Restriction on the services of telephone companies; Details the support of telephone companies.


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