WASHINGTON—The mobile phone industry today launched an ad campaign through its consumer advocacy arm to draw policy-makers’ attention to state imposition of new taxes and regulations.
The ad was produced and placed by MyWireless.org, an affiliate of cell phone association CTIA.
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The ad hits the Washington, D.C., media outlets at a time the Federal Communications Commission and Congress are considering proposals to further pre-empt state oversight of mobile phone service. The mobile phone industry claims state-by-state regulation and taxation is inconsistent with the nationwide framework of wireless service.