Broadband advocates speak out against cable industry bill

Broadband advocates speak out against cable industry bill

- in Legislative Watch

Speaker after speaker is trooping to the microphone this morning in the House Finance Committee to defend the homegrown community broadband networks that have developed around the state and to oppose legislation advanced by cable monopolies to squelch them.

You can listen to the discussion by clicking here.

You can read about the issue in depth by clicking here.

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Rob Schofield, Director of NC Policy Watch, has three decades of experience as a lawyer, lobbyist, writer and commentator. At Policy Watch, Rob writes and edits daily online commentaries and handles numerous public speaking and electronic media appearances. He also delivers a radio commentary that’s broadcast weekdays on WRAL-FM and WCHL and hosts News and Views, a weekly radio news magazine that airs on multiple stations across North Carolina.
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