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Cohen, G.
June 1992
U.S. News & World Report;6/22/92, Vol. 112 Issue 24, p33
Reports that independent presidential candidate Ross Perot's much-ballyhooed scheme for holding `electronic town meetings' in which voters would express their views on current issues by dialing an 800 telephone number is considered technically unworkable by communications industry experts. The reason; The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last year prevailed on Pepsi-Cola to drop its plan to give away $1 million to a lucky caller; More.


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