Brian Weiss

Statement on Rep. Greg Walden’s Retirement

Background: Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), ranking member of the House Energy & Commerce Committee today announced he will retire at the end of the 116th Congress.

The following statement can be attributed to Jonathan Spalter, president and CEO, USTelecom:

“Congressman Walden has shown a commitment to connectivity and practical, bipartisan solutions to bring the power and promise of broadband to more Americans, including legislation on mapping, stopping illegal robocalls, and increasing broadband infrastructure, especially in rural America. USTelecom members thank him for his service and leadership.”