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Mark Toney

Dear Consumer Champions, We did it!

We did it!  With your help David has prevailed against Goliath again! Thanks to you, and thousands of others consumer across the state, AB 2395, AT&T’s bid to get rid
copper phone landline legislation

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,

AT&T Aims To Pull Plug On Traditional Landlines

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — While many people use cellphones exclusively, there are still plenty of traditional landlines in California homes and businesses . However, state lawmakers are considering pulling the

AT&T Wants to Decommission Landlines in California

Seeking to capitalize upon Californians’ growing use of Internet-based phone service, telephone giant AT&T is asking state lawmakers to allow it to decommission its costly landlines. The telco says wireless

Do Customers Still Want Landlines?

The deregulation lobby operates on faith — the faith that government regulation is unnecessary because the magic of competition is all that’s needed to keep consumer prices under control. But