Correspondence to the FCC re: preemption of local government as a source of regulation

William Herrin bill at
Fri Jul 25 01:17:59 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 8:28 PM, Roy <r.engehausen at> wrote:
> The question posed is whether or not a state can control where a local
> governmental agencies can provide service.

Hi Roy,

If the answer is anything other than, "of course they can," then I
really want to read the judge's opinion. There are no shortage of
examples of one locality providing services to another (it happens all
the time with water systems) but I've not heard of such happening
contrary to the wishes of the respective state government.

Bill Herrin

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