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Re: tax on Internet usage]] (fwd)

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Christine Merriam (
Wed, 07 Jan 1998 14:55:21 +0000

Elizabeth Garber forwarded:
>>> >The following message came to me from a retired executive of
>>> >Southern Connecticut Bell Telephone Company. It seems that local phone
>>> >companies throughout the United States are supporting legislation that
>>> >would impose "per minute" charges for our connection to Internet
>>> >Service Providers.

I hope you do write your providers and phone company. Those of us in
remote areas already have to pay a per minute fee to use the net
because we have no local ISP service. I am fortunate to have access at
school, but dial in from home costs $$$ and I try to use it as little
as possible. Fees do reduce usage :(

Chris Merriam
Kayenta Intermediate School