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FCC Reform Bill Timely Step to Updating Agency


Background: Today, Senator Dean Heller (R-Nev.) introduced the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Process Reform Act.

The following statement is from USTelecom President Walter McCormick:

“We appreciate Senator Heller’s effort to bring FCC processes and procedures into the 21st century. The legislation introduced today will enhance transparency, increase regulatory certainty, and streamline rulemakings and other commission proceedings. We hope that this bill will secure broad support as it seeks to advance best practices.”



About USTelecom

USTelecom is the nation’s leading trade association representing service providers and suppliers for the telecom industry. Its diverse member base ranges from large publicly traded communications corporations to small companies and cooperatives – all providing advanced communications services to markets both urban and rural.