Possible Reforms to USF Lifeline and Linkup

A number of suggestions have been offered to reform the FCC’s Lifeline and Link-up programs, which provide phone access (and perhaps broadband services in the near future) to the poor. One notable suggestion would automatically sign up individuals for these services after applying for food stamps or similar benefits.

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