Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday January 13, 2015

FCC Urged To Investigate Verizon’s "Two-Faced" Statements

You know the FCC has to be thinking "which ones?" big grin

Verizon has repeatedly claimed that utility rules would harm investment in broadband networks, urging the Federal Communications Commission to avoid imposing new regulations. Yet Verizon’s statements to the FCC have avoided mentioning that its own utility-style common carrier status helped the company charge landline phone customers higher prices to fund construction of the fiber network over which it provides FiOS Internet and TV.