FCC WANTS YOUR MONEY

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  1. Sonny Clark
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    The FCC ( Federal Communications Commission ) is about to take more of your hard earned tax dollars, and they'll do with an increase charge ( TAX ) on your phone bill and on your internet access bill.

    (1) -- An additional $1.5 Billion per years.
    (2) -- Rates have jumped under this administration 60%, from 9.5% to 16.1%, and could go as high as 20.3% next year.
    (3) -- One school over-ordered and overpaid for goods and services, storing about $4.5 million in unused equipment in warehouses.
    (4) The e-rate fund will increase by 62%, and raise your phone and internet bills by at least 16%.

    The FCC's Taxpayer Funded Holiday Spending Spree
    The FCC s Taxpayer Funded Holiday Spending Spree Citizens Against Government Waste

    And your money just keeps going and going and going and going.


     
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    Yep thanks to Al Gore who did this when he was Vice President.
     
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    Actually, it dates all the way back to the Spanish American War.

    Yep, its true.
     
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    I thought it was Marconi's idea...
     

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