CLEC Surge Could Be Last Hurrah

Hearn, Ted
May 2001
Multichannel News;5/28/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in the number of access lines of competitive local-exchange carriers (CLEC) for the year 2000 in Washington. Disclosure of the information by the Federal Communications Commission; Percentage on the access lines of CLEC; Growth rate of access lines.


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