Verizon Wireless: Nextel Seeks Even Larger Windfall at Expense of Public Safety and Taxpayers; Most Recent Proposal Offers 'Costume Jewelry for the Taxpayers' Crown Jewels'

Our nation's public safety officers, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), federal legislators concerned about the budget deficit and U.S. taxpayers should duck for cover as Nextel Communications Inc. recently offered yet another self-serving scheme as the FCC works to determine how to best solve radio interference Nextel's commercial wireless service causes public safety communications.

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