December 7, 2021
WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom | The Broadband Association, a leading association of connectivity providers and technology innovators, today released the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Chair Jessica Rosenworcel to another five-year term at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
USTelecom President and CEO Jonathan Spalter said:
“Broadband infrastructure… a new affordability program… modernized broadband maps… stopping robocall scams… universal service reform… The FCC’s connectivity agenda in 2022 couldn’t be more packed – or more important.
“Great news the Senate has confirmed Chair Rosenworcel for another term on a strong bipartisan vote. The agency needs full time and permanent leadership from someone with expertise and a major commitment to bringing technology and connectivity to all in America. It got that today.”
USTelecom is the national trade association representing technology providers, innovators, suppliers, and manufacturers committed to connecting the world through the power of broadband. Visit us at www.ustelecom.org.