Gautham Nagesh, “Eshoo repeats call for national public-safety network,” the Hill, September 7, 2011

Cited Article

Gautham Nagesh, Eshoo repeats call for national public-safety network, the Hill, September 7, 2011

 Article Quote

Rep. Eshoo: “On the 10th anniversary of 9/11, a fitting tribute to our first-responders, who fought so bravely to save lives and lost their own…”

 My Comment

A “fitting tribute”?  What could be less of a fitting tribute than to cynically attach to a bill celebrating the heroism and good will associated with our first responders enabling legislation for a corporate giveaway worth likely tens of billions of dollars to an off-the-charts highly profitable industry that has callously warehoused and misused spectrum at the expense of both first responders and the public since the late 1980s?

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