Proposed legislation in Kentucky, Senate Bill 135, could give large ILECs a pass to ditch landline service in unprofitable areas by essentially eliminating Carrier of Last Resort obligations. Senate Bill 135, which is strongly backed by AT&T, would allow ILECs to reject new service applications if the consumer has at least two alternative voice offerings–which could be wireless or VoIP. Rural consumer advocates oppose the bill and assume it will end affordable and reliable landline voice service completely.

Read more at http://www.jsicapitaladvisors.com/monitors/2012/3/1/kentuckys-so-called-att-bill-could-instigate-landline-demise.html

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