082514 broadbandpoll

“Lafayette is rationing our water but wants to spend $125 million on a fiber-to-the-home system. If things don't work the way they expect does that mean they will only give cable, phone or Internet service on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays?”

- Question from a push-poll conducted by telephone in Lafayette, La.

An excerpt from a push-poll conducted in 2005 before a referendum held in Lafayette, Louisiana. Time Warner Cable Inc., AT&T Inc. and Charter Communications Inc. serve the Lafayette area.