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Washington Responds to FCC’s Wheeler on Broadband Competition | Benton Foundation

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CourFederal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said that broadband users need Internet connections of at least 25 megabits per second — far beyond what DSL connections are capable of providing. He also confirmed that users have few if any competitive options for these kinds of modern broadband services. Here’s some of the reaction.

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Courtesy of the Benton Foundation, here is a list of the comments to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s speech on broadband competition. To read more about the speech on BroadbandBreakfast.com, visit https://broadbandbreakfast.com/2014/09/fcc-chairman-tom-wheeler-promotes-google-fibers-impact-on-competition-and-gigabit-networks/

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Drew Clark is the Editor and Publisher of BroadbandBreakfast.com and a nationally-respected telecommunications attorney at The CommLaw Group. He has closely tracked the trends in and mechanics of digital infrastructure for 20 years, and has helped fiber-based and fixed wireless providers navigate coverage, identify markets, broker infrastructure, and operate in the public right of way. The articles and posts on Broadband Breakfast and affiliated social media, including the BroadbandCensus Twitter feed, are not legal advice or legal services, do not constitute the creation of an attorney-client privilege, and represent the views of their respective authors.

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CourFederal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said that broadband users need Internet connections of at least 25 megabits per second — far beyond what DSL connections are capable of providing. He also confirmed that users have few if any competitive options for these kinds of modern broadband services. Here’s some of the reaction.

Source: benton.org

Courtesy of the Benton Foundation, here is a list of the comments to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s speech on broadband competition. To read more about the speech on BroadbandBreakfast.com, visit https://broadbandbreakfast.com/2014/09/fcc-chairman-tom-wheeler-promotes-google-fibers-impact-on-competition-and-gigabit-networks/

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FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel Unveils Proposed Rules for Emergency Connectivity Fund

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CourFederal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said that broadband users need Internet connections of at least 25 megabits per second — far beyond what DSL connections are capable of providing. He also confirmed that users have few if any competitive options for these kinds of modern broadband services. Here’s some of the reaction.

Source: benton.org

Courtesy of the Benton Foundation, here is a list of the comments to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s speech on broadband competition. To read more about the speech on BroadbandBreakfast.com, visit https://broadbandbreakfast.com/2014/09/fcc-chairman-tom-wheeler-promotes-google-fibers-impact-on-competition-and-gigabit-networks/

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FCC Fines Company $4.1 Million for Slamming and Cramming Consumer Phone Lines

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday fined Tele Circuit Network Corporation for switching consumers’ service providers.

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CourFederal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said that broadband users need Internet connections of at least 25 megabits per second — far beyond what DSL connections are capable of providing. He also confirmed that users have few if any competitive options for these kinds of modern broadband services. Here’s some of the reaction.

Source: benton.org

Courtesy of the Benton Foundation, here is a list of the comments to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s speech on broadband competition. To read more about the speech on BroadbandBreakfast.com, visit https://broadbandbreakfast.com/2014/09/fcc-chairman-tom-wheeler-promotes-google-fibers-impact-on-competition-and-gigabit-networks/

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