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2011-03-22 08:04:00

ORLANDO, Fla., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New national consumer survey data released today by nonpartisan non-profit consumer advocacy coalition MyWireless.org® shows that America's cell phone consumers remain highly satisfied with their wireless service, are opposed to higher federal, state and local taxes and believe proposals to add new regulations on their wireless service would raise prices and slow investment and innovation. (Logo:...

2011-03-15 15:10:00

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National non-profit wireless consumer advocacy coalition MyWireless.org® today recognized the leadership of Chairman Howard Coble (R-NC) after the House Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law hearing on recently re-introduced H.R. 1002, the bipartisan 'Wireless Tax Fairness Act.' This important legislation now joins its Senate companion bill, S. 543, the bipartisan 'Wireless Tax...

2011-03-10 12:03:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a bipartisan group of more than 140 co-sponsors in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives introduced the Wireless Tax Fairness Act of 2011, CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent released the following statement: (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a ) "On behalf of the wireless industry, and more importantly wireless consumers, we appreciate the...

2011-03-10 12:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With wireless consumers now paying on average more than 16% a month in taxes and fees on their cell phone bills, MyWireless.org® today applauded the introduction of bipartisan legislation that gives consumers a five-year break from new, discriminatory state and local wireless taxes and fees. The much-needed consumer relief legislation, entitled the 'Wireless Tax Fairness Act,' was re-introduced today in the U.S. Senate...


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