- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house Rejected June 21st, 2016Roll Call Vote 207 Yea / 143 Nay
Committee on Energy and CommerceIntroducedJune 16th, 2016
- house Committees
The simplest way to stamp out fraud in the Lifelines program is to remove cell phones and wireless broadband from the list of eligible services. Americans should not be forced to pay tax dollars to subsidize fraud.
Fraud in the Lifelines program should be investigated, but cell phone and internet subsidies should not be stripped from struggling Americans. These services are crucial for accessing education, jobs, and services to lead a stable life.