Cable & Telecom

NDP seeks “nightmare” stories of high cell, internet bills

OTTAWA – The NDP has kicked off a new policy platform vowing to push the Feds to lower cellular fees and boost broadband coverage “for all Canadians”.On Friday, the party launched a new site asking Canadians to share their “nightmare stories” of high cell phone and internet bills.  Reiterating the “Canadians pay some of the highest prices in the world” lament, the site says that “Canadians deserve leaders who will use every tool available to make life more affordable”.“For decades, Liberal and Conservative governments have left cell phone and internet companies with very little regulation,” continues the site.  “The result is...