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Uncovered: ‘Obama Phones’ Sold to Buy Drugs and Louis Vuittons

Posted By admin On June 18, 2013 @ 10:03 am In Featured Stories,Tile | Comments Disabled

UK Daily Mail [1]
June 18, 2013

Undercover video shot in May by a conservative activist shows two corporate distributors of free cell phones handing out the mobile devices to people who have promised to sell them for drug money, to buy shoes and handbags, to pay off their bills, or just for extra spending cash.

The ‘Obama phone,’ which made its ignominious YouTube debut outside a Cleveland, Ohio presidential campaign event last September, is a project of the Federal Communications Commission’s ‘Lifeline’ program, which makes land line and mobile phones available to Americans who meet low-income requirements.

Lifeline was a $2.19 billion program in 2012.

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[1] UK Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2343377/I-dont-care-Hidden-camera-catches-wireless-company-employees-passing-Obama-phones-people-say-theyll-sell-drugs-shoes-handbags-spending-cash.html

[2] FCC warns companies not to skip income check for ‘Obama phones’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fcc-warns-companies-not-to-skip-income-check-for-obama-phones.html

[3] Mobile phones can cause brain tumours, court rules: http://www.prisonplanet.com/mobile-phones-can-cause-brain-tumours-court-rules.html

[4] WHO study has no clear answer on phones and cancer: http://www.prisonplanet.com/who-study-has-no-clear-answer-on-phones-and-cancer.html

[5] Obama Phone: Gov to Spend $2.4 Billion On Millions of Free Phones In 2012: http://www.prisonplanet.com/obama-phone-gov-to-spend-2-4-billion-on-millions-of-free-phones-in-2012.html

[6] Report Shows Long Term Use of Cell Phones Linked to Brain Tumors: http://www.prisonplanet.com/report-shows-long-term-use-of-cell-phones-linked-to-brain-tumors.html

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