Brian Weiss

USTelecom Statement on Confirmation of Don Graves as Deputy Secretary of Commerce

WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom | The Broadband Association, a leading association of connectivity providers and innovators, today issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Don Graves as Deputy Secretary of Commerce.

USTelecom President and CEO Jonathan Spalter said:

“Now more than ever, the Commerce Department plays a critical role in supporting and protecting our connected future across cybersecurity, 5G, spectrum management and broadband deployment. USTelecom congratulates Deputy Secretary Graves and remains committed to working with the department to grow our digital economy, increase broadband opportunity for all in America, and achieve our shared universal connectivity goals once and for all.”


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