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> European Union Telecom Commissioner Viviane Reding tomorrow will file her proposal for a new pan-European telecom regulatory authority. Article

> Silver Star exec Ron McCue elected as latest chairman of the U.S. telecom Association. Embarq CEO Dan Hesse becomes vice chairman. Article

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