Verizon and AT&T Partner With Pro–Police Militarization Lobbying Group

The National Sheriffs’ Association, which counts the telco giants as ‘platinum partners,’ lobbies Congress to make the Defense Department’s 1033 military equipment transfer program permanent.


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