Government Phone...Yay!Submitted by hadabazinka on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:23
I used to joke about a government phone/car/etc. but I didn't know it existed. I just received a text message from T-mobile plugging this program. Idiocracy at its best!!!!
Sounds as important as healthcare...maybe they will pass a law that mandates that citizens must purchase cell phones/plans...with unlimited minutes/texts/data.
[...] to ensure that all Americans have the opportunities and security that phone service brings, including being able to connect to jobs, family and emergency services. In 2005, Lifeline discounts were made available to qualifying low-income consumers on pre-paid wireless service plans in addition to traditional landline service. Lifeline is part of the Universal Service Fund.
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