WIRE-BLOOMBERG  ·   December 5, 2011

Lafayette, Telecoms Battle Over Broadband Law

- Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Megan Hughes reports on a Louisiana state law, supported by telecommunications companies, that has smaller cities like Lafayette struggling to provide fiber-optic cable to all homes. In its bid to provide municipal broadband, Lafayette fought against the law, which named telecommunications as a permitted city utility and imposed conditions on municipalities. Hughes reported on Bloomberg Television's "InsideTrack" on Dec. 2. (Source: Bloomberg) ()

- Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Megan Hughes reports on a Louisiana state law, supported by telecommunications companies, that has smaller cities like Lafayette struggling to provide fiber-optic cable to all homes. In its bid to provide municipal broadband, Lafayette fought against the law, which named telecommunications as a permitted city utility and imposed conditions on municipalities. Hughes reported on Bloomberg Television's "InsideTrack" on Dec. 2. (Source: Bloomberg) ()

Lafayette, Telecoms Battle Over Broadband Law (3:26)

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