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News Reports

Jessica González, Setting the record straight on the FCC Lifeline program, The Hill, June 3, 2013

A lifeline for the poorThe Baltimore Sun, May 8, 2013

Brendan Sasso, GOP senators push to end ‘offensive’ cellphone subsidy for the poor, The Hill, May 7, 2013

Jessica Meyers, ‘Obama phone’ facts still a hang-up in Washington, Politico, April 24, 2013

Karen Tumulty, ‘Obama phones’ subsidy program draws new scrutiny on the Hill, The Washington Post, April 9, 2013

Spencer E. Ante, Millions Improperly Claimed U.S. Phone Subsidies, The Wall Street Journal, February 11, 2013

Jordan Malter, Who gets rich off ‘free’ government phones: The real story behind free ‘Obama phones’, CNN, October 26, 2012

Elspeth Reeve, The Obama Phone’s Roots in Government Deregulation, The Atlantic Wire, October 2, 2012

Matt Richtel, Providing Cellphones for the Poor, June 15, 2009, at B1

Petula Dvorak, D.C. Homeless People Use Cellphones, Blogs and E-Mail to Stay on Top of Things, The Washington Post, March 23, 2009

Kevin Graham, Wireless a Lifeline for Homeless, St. Petersburg Times, April 9, 2007.