Verizon NY 2020 Financial Report Cross-Subsidies Exposed

To the pundits, experts, activists, lawyers, politicians, regulators, reporters, my friends, et al.; as we sit here discussing the government subsidies to ‘fix the Digital Divide’ via the Biden infrastructure plan and planned state broadband funding gifts, I must call your attention to the other set of financial books that…

Dear Senator Hueso, (San Diego), (Chairman of the Standing Committee on Energy, Utilities and Communications)

Pacific Bell’s “landmark” agreement with the city of San Diego to be upgraded to fiber optics, here called ‘VDT” — Video Dialtone — by 2010. Here is the map of San Diego, CA and the coverage with fiber optics to all by 2010.

The Landmark Deal with San Diego: Unserved Areas Completed by 2010

Notice: None of this story is just about voice service or landlines. The NY State law claims that the increases to local phone rates were for ‘advanced voice-data-video networks’. This is a nationwide shell game — and it needs to be investigated and fixed. We have all been played.

NOTE: This analysis was created by the IRREGULATORS.


“Cut the copper off” said Lowell McAdam, former Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications, speaking at the Guggenheim Securities Symposium, on June 21, 2012.

“And then in other areas that are more rural and more sparsely populated, we have got LTE…

bruce kushnick

New Networks Institute,Executive Director, & Founding Member, IRREGULATORS; Telecom analyst for 38 years, and I have been playing the piano for 63 years.

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