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02.11.2016
Background: Today, the Senate voted overwhelmingly to pass a bill that would permanently ban state and local taxes on Internet access. 
02.11.2016
WASHINGTON – USTelecom today published three white papers examining the business broadband marketplace since the 1996 Telecommunications Act, which established policies promoting private sector investment. 
02.05.2016
WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom announced today it will no longer participate in a coalition formed to raise concern about the proposed Charter-Time Warner Cable-Bright House merger because the coalition is no longer aligned with USTelecom’s policy positions. 
02.02.2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom President Walter McCormick announced today that SVP Sarah Versaggi will lead the association’s government affairs team, replacing Alan Roth, who has retired. Versaggi, who joined USTelecom in 2003, has an extensive background in telecom legislative policy with more than two decades of experience working with Congress and industry.  
01.28.2016
Background: Today, the Federal Communications Commission Chairman approved a report concluding that high-speed broadband is not being deployed to Americans in either a reasonable or timely way.    
01.25.2016
WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom launched a campaign today urging the Federal Communications Commission to consider the enormous growth and investment in the business broadband marketplace as it contemplates updating regulation. 
01.08.2016
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler has announced plans to release a report concluding that high-speed broadband is not being deployed to Americans in either a reasonable or timely way. 
12.17.2015
Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved an order removing regulatory requirements for legacy voice services that no longer are relevant in today’s marketplace.
12.04.2015
Today, in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, USTelecom and other parties argued their case against Title II reclassification and other issues in the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) open Internet order.
11.25.2015
Today, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler announced FCC commissioners will vote on an order at its Dec. 17 Open Commission Meeting that would partially grant USTelecom’s petition for forbearance on outdated regulations that currently govern incumbent local phone companies.