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Background: Today, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler announced FCC commissioners will vote on an order at its Dec.


There is concern among congressional lawmakers that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is arbitrarily applying its rules and singling out certain companies or industries for regulation,&nb


Pursuant to Federal Communications Commission Rule Section 1.59, USTelecom hereby requests withdrawal of its request for forbearance from applying structural separation requirements to rate-of-retu


Amici curiae support an “open Internet.” However, they believe that whether and how to regulate Internet access are policy questions of such profound significance that they are to be an


The continued difficulty of accessing federal lands adds costs to the deployment of broadband networks, especially in rural areas and tribal lands, CenturyLink’s Regulatory Counsel Jeb Benedi


Cleveland, Ohio — The telecom industry has a long, proud history of serving Americans for the past 100 years, USTelecom President Walter McCormick said in a keynote speech at a meeting of the


Removing barriers to investment is a concrete action the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) can take to accelerate broadband deployment, USTelecom said in


More than a dozen engineers, legal experts, economists, civil rights representatives and diverse business groups filed amicus briefs supporting USTelecom’s challenge of the Federal Communicat


In their opening brief, USTelecom et al.


The bi-partisan Telecommunications Act of 1996 (Act) could not be clearer regarding regulation of the Internet: “The Internet and other interactive computer services have flourished, to the b