Posts Tagged Government

On the Street: Why the Free Phone Program Is Worth Saving

Posted by on Wednesday, 12 September, 2012

Recently, the Federal Lifeline program that provides discounted, or sometimes, free government cell phones and service for low-income Americans, has come under fire.   With the annual cost approaching a billion dollars, it’s detractors have begun to voice their desire to have the program either substantially cut back, or eliminated altogether. Read the rest of this entry »