Brian Weiss

USTelecom Statement on Commerce Committee Approval of OSTP Nominee

WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom | The Broadband Association, a leading association of connectivity providers and innovators, today issued the following statement after the Senate Commerce Committee approved the nomination of Eric Lander to be Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).

USTelecom President and CEO Jonathan Spalter said:

“American broadband providers are a community of technologists, engineers, researchers, computer scientists and cybersecurity experts helping to build a better and more connected world – work that aligns very much with the mission of OSTP. Our community looks forward to working with Eric Lander in his critical role leading OSTP and advising the administration and the President on the important science and technology policy debates of our time.”


USTelecom is the national trade association representing technology providers, innovators, suppliers, and manufacturers committed to connecting the world through the power of broadband.