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Re: [IP] fcc decision coming soon

Mjrenstrom wrote:
> In a message dated 98-01-14 20:03:51 EST, you write:
> > Folks we are in danger from a new source
> >  The telephone companies of the united states have banded together and
> >  are asking the fcc to approve allowing a per minute charge on our phone
> >  bills whenever we access the internet or send e-mail can you imagine
> >  what this would mean to those of us who rely on this pump group ???
> >  we have to act fast the fcc will be making a decision by February 13
> >  send your request that the fcc deny this request to:
> >
> Chris,
> Is this for all access, even if we dial a "local" telephone number to get on
> the net?
> I'd be interested in reading more, where did you hear about this?
> Mary Jean
My son got an e mail from an adult friend who was notified via web - it
affects us accessing site out of our area and using email as I
understand it the person who got the info works for a tv station -public 
in nyc