Cell Phone Text Messaging Rate Increases and the State of Competition in the Wireless Market
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2009
Time: 02:30 PM
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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights will hold a hearing entitled "Cell Phone Text Messaging Rate Increases and the State of Competition in the Wireless Market" on Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building.


Chairman Kohl will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Herb Kohl (D - WI)
  2. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Randal S. Milch
    Executive Vice President and General Counsel
    Verizon Communications, Inc.
    New York , NY
  2. Srinivasan Keshav
    Professor and Canada Research Chair in Tetherless Computing
    School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
    Waterloo, Ontario , Canada
  3. Wayne W. Watts
    Sr. Executive Vice President & General Counsel
    AT&T Management Services, Inc.
    Dallas , TX
  4. Joel Kelsey
    Policy Analyst
    Consumers UnionĀ®
    New York , NY
  5. Laurie Itkin
    Director of Government Affairs
    Cricket Communications, Inc.
    San Diego , CA