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Cities, consumers lose municipal broadband fight 

House Bill 129, like many malevolent pieces of legislation, was christened by its sponsors with an innocuous-sounding name: "Level Playing Field/Local Gov't Competition." But the bill, which passed the Senate this week, in fact prevents local governments dissatisfied with telecommunications companies' high-speed…

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