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Bypassing Congress

FCC Dials Up ˜Obamaphone’ Program Expansion to Pay for Internet Access

The nation’s top telecommunications regulatory agency voted in March to approve expanding an existing entitlement program to provide subsidies to lower-income people purchasing high-speed internet service. The program is funded by the Universal Service Fund fee, which is collected from taxpayers’ telephone bills. The entitlement expansion moves the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Lifeline telephone program

NY Mayor: Obama œHas Every Right to Bypass Congress on Amnesty

“…The president has every right to act in every way he can,” Bill de Blasio says New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio fully supports President Obama’s plan to bypass Congress by using executive actions to further enact amnesty for illegal aliens. During a press conference earlier today, the Democratic mayor said Obama “has every