Wake-Up Call for Broadband Plan

Eggerton, John
December 2009
Multichannel News;12/21/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 47, p28
The article reports on the request of Julius Genachowski, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) national broadband plan, to cable providers and network operators in Washington. He urges them to reduce their cost on basic broadband services to help in the adoption of the FCC's telephone lifeline program to broadband. He adds that move to reduce the said fees would help the next generation of broadband adopters, children.


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