TITLE

Rural Carriers Go To Congress Over Universal Service Reform

PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/23/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 34, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the meeting sponsored by the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA), a group of rural telephone cooperatives with U.S. Congress and Federal Communication Commission officials over universal service. Importance of universal service reform on NTCA members; Recommendations of NTCA representatives.
ACCESSION #
7458144

 

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