Keeping consumers connected

Governor Signs TURN Bill to Reduce Shutoffs

With utility bills rising, more and more California consumers face the threat of being shut off from essential heat, light and hot water. Shutoffs already affect over 2 million Californians,
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Stop Your Cell From Tracking You

In an era when cellphones are everywhere, ABC explains how to protect your privacy and stop software from tracking your every move.
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Please Don’t Take Away My Landline!

Thousands of TURN members urged their legislators to reject AB 2395, and let them keep their landlines. Their advocacy was key to defeating the bill.  Here’s why one TURN member,

Judge proposes rejecting pipeline

Southern California Gas Co. and San Diego Gas & Electric want to build a 65-mile pipeline and pass on the cost to customers. A California Public Utilities Commission judge is

CONSUMERS DEFEAT COMCAST MERGER!

  by TURN Telecommunications Director Regina Costa   The demise of the Comcast-Time Warner merger is a spectacular win for the public – broadband, phone and video customers and the writers