#19-04 FCC Eliminates Local Rate Floor

Categories: Just So You Know | Author: Administrator Account | Posted: 4/17/2019 | Views: 721
On April 12, 2019, the FCC eliminated the Local Rate Floor rule that has been in effect since 2011. Had the FCC not eliminated the rule, many rural consumers would have seen their local phone bill increase from $18 to $26.98 on July 1, 2019.