Gene Kimmelman Quotes


20 Gene Kimmelman quotes:



"There's no question that there was an enormous exaggeration of the benefits of the new fee agreement that hid substantial rate increases at a time when the [long-distance] companies themselves are getting significant cost savings."
"This demonstrates the enormous failure of antitrust oversight of the phone industry."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Failure Quotes
"Approval of these mergers undermines more than 20 years of efforts to introduce competition into the residential local and long distance telecommunications market, ... The FCC promises cross-technology competition with Internet phone service on cable and telephone systems, but the Commission has failed to ensure that consumers will receive meaningful choices at fair prices."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Approval Quotes
"Approval of these mergers undermines more than 20 years of efforts to introduce competition into the residential local and long distance telecommunications market. The FCC promises cross-technology competition with Internet phone service on cable and telephone systems, but the Commission has failed to ensure that consumers will receive meaningful choices at fair prices."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Approval Quotes
"undermine more than 20 years of efforts to introduce competition into residential and long-distance telecommunications markets."
"This is an earth-shattering reversal of competition policy from the agency that 21 years ago broke up the Bell monopoly and today is coddling the dominant Bell companies who seek to re-monopolize each of their regions,"
"This is an earth shattering reversal in competition policy from an agency that broke up [the AT&T] monopoly 21 years ago."
"This competition is a phantom out there that's only visible to the high end of the market."
"We will adamantly oppose this, ... This plan is like an industry cabal and demonstrates the lack of competition for the consumer business."
"We will adamantly oppose this. This plan is like an industry cabal and demonstrates the lack of competition for the consumer business."
"Congress and federal regulators need to look carefully at the lifeless 'competition' their flawed policies have created and reject this merger. The government has been deceived before by promises that somehow more concentration would produce more choices and competition, when the result has been just the opposite. It shouldn't be fooled again."
"Congress and federal regulators need to look carefully at the lifeless 'competition' their flawed policies have created and reject this merger."
"Congress and federal regulators need to look carefully at the lifeless competition their flawed policies have created and reject this merger."
"We think this is really going to open up a whole new debate on the benefits of letting consumers pick their own channels on cable television."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Debate Quotes
"We are going to see fewer players, fewer choices for consumers, and that will lead to inflated prices and not as many good deals for consumers."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Choice Quotes
"The commission has failed to ensure that consumers will receive meaningful choices at fair prices."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Choice Quotes
"The government has been deceived before by promises that somehow more concentration would produce more choices and competition, when the result has been just the opposite. It shouldn't be fooled again."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Choice Quotes
"We are asking the Justice Department to step in and block this."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Justice Quotes
"It might be at such an astronomical price that it won't be a very useful service."
Author: Kimmelman Quotes Category: Service Quotes
"Every potential benefit they describe is exactly what monopolists always say: You can get new services, but you have to pay more."



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