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Posted In: industry news, NTIA
Date: 11.07.2017
Background: David Redl tonight was confirmed as the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Assistant Secretary for Communication and Information. The following statement is from USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter: “David Redl recognizes broadband-fueled innovation stimulates economic growth, creates job...
Date: 10.04.2017
Background:  The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation today approved David Redl’s nomination to serve as the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Assistant Secretary for Communication and Information. The following statement is from USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter: “David Redl...
Date: 05.17.2017
Background: The White House yesterday nominated David Redl as the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Assistant Secretary for Communication and Information. This statement is attributable to USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter: “The Commerce Department can play a vital role in expanding access to broadband...
Date: 10.13.2016
While broadband internet adoption has been growing over the past two decades and the digital divide has been closing rapidly in recent years, there remains a group of non-adopters who may not be easily converted, according to NTIA's July 2015 Computer and Internet Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey. USTelecom enthusiastically...
Date: 10.11.2016
The United States Telecom Association (USTelecom) is pleased to submit its comments in response to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) Request for Public Comment on potential research topics for the National Broadband Research Agenda. In the Request for Comments, NTIA seeks recommendations from all...
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USTelecom advocates for informed stimulus-fund distribution directed with careful oversight. Status USTelecom worked to ensure that stimulus funds were directed in a way which generates the most benefit for our member community and consumers, and that reporting information is shared regarding fund distribution. Background The 2009...
Posted In: FCC, NTIA
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USTelecom is extremely active in representing our members on policy and issues which affect the broadband industry. Our extensive filings with courts and government agencies and testimony before Congress reflect our efforts on a wide range of issues focused on the common goal – furthering the interests of our members and the broadband...