FCC creates new rules on telephone and broadband competition

Carey, Peter J.
March 2003
Fairfield County Business Journal;3/31/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 13, p16
Reports on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) adoption of rules designed to foster competition and increase investment in telephone and broadband Internet services in Connecticut. Empowerment of states to decide how to promote competition between regional Bell telephone companies and their rivals; Obligation of Bell companies to lease portions of their local networks to their competitors at discount rates.


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