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Why are taxpayers subsidizing a cable industry windfall in the state budget?

Why are taxpayers subsidizing a cable industry windfall in the state budget?

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July 1, 2019

Cable and phone companies are getting a big windfall in the state budget and taxpayers are
going to pay the bill for the next ten years. Wisconsin Community Media can think of a lot
of better ways to spend tax dollars than subsidizing large telecommunications companies
like Charter Communications, Comcast and AT&T that are making a lot of money here in
Wisconsin through their cable TV, broadband and telephone services. We are asking

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