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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,

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