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Verizon refuses to fix customer lines, forces consumers to take fiber or lose service

FCC complaint exposes Verizon’s efforts to deceive customers and cut off service in violation of FCC’s rules. Read More »

T-Mobile starts company union, violates US labor law – again

T-Mobile’s at it again. Workers have been trying for years to organize a their own union, but T-Mobile has blocked their efforts repeatedly by breaking labor laws. Now the company has come up with another illegal strategy. Read More »

Is Google too close to the White House?

Between Jan. 2009 – the first month of Obama’s presidency – and Oct. 2015, Google and its affiliates have had at least 427 meetings at the White House. Read More »

Safety violations run rampant as Verizon fails to maintain network

As the Verizon strike enters its third week, basic safety practices aren’t being followed as unqualified managers and contractors hang cables, place poles and operate heavy equipment throughout the Verizon footprint. Read More »

AT&T launches $10 broadband service to low-income households

AT&T’s new discounted program is good for the millions of low-income households in their 21-state wireline footprint. Read More »

Google’s fiber buildout: “more bark than bite”

Google is in just four markets with well less than 100,000 customers and the incumbent telecom companies are outpacing Google’s buildout. Read More »

Verizon strike hurting company profits

Verizon shares are down 4 percent to $49.68 and the company warned that the ongoing strike by CWA and IBEW members could damage second quarter earnings. Read More »

PA regulators turn down Verizon’s attempt to block copper plant investigation

A CWA petition detailed hundreds of dangerous plant locations across 13 counties. Read More »

Almost half of TV viewership now goes to streaming video

65 percent of OTT viewers watch a subscription service like Netflix, 30 percent watch a free service like YouTube, and five percent use a transaction service like iTunes. Read More »

Verizon strike gains strength, support from presidential candidates and elected officials

Verizon workers are striking for more than a fair contract; they’re fighting to protect middle class jobs. Read More »

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