Small Cable's Problem With Current Telco Plan

September 2011
Multichannel News;9/19/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 35, p3
An interview with Matt Polka, president of American Cable Association (ACA), is presented. Polka argues that the ABC Plan proposed by telephone companies is inefficient because some money are allocated on those areas that does not need any allocation. He states that if Federal Communications Commission (FCC) gave unfair advantage to incumbent telephone companies, there will be minimal competition. He adds that FCC must ensure that policies are neutral and reflects the state of the competition.


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