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Member Alert: Contact Your Senators Today Regarding High-Cost USF Letter
Arlington, Va. (October 19, 2017)—Sens. Jerry Moran (R-KS), Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) are circulating a letter to their fellow senators that encourages the FCC to address the Universal Service Fund budget shortfalls.
NTCA is asking members to contact their senators to ask them to cosign the letter. The deadline to sign the letter is close of business Tuesday, October 24, so please contact them ASAP!
NTCA Statement on House Subcommittee FCC Reauthorization, Call Completion
Arlington, Va. (October 11, 2017)—NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association issued the following statement from Chief Executive Officer Shirley Bloomfield in response to the action taken by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology today to reauthorize the FCC, which included language to address the ongoing rural call completion epidemic:
NTCA Commends 37 House Members for Signing Letter to FCC Requesting Action on USF High-Cost Budget Shortfall
For Immediate Release
Contact: Kelly Wismer, (703) 351-2015, firstname.lastname@example.org
Arlington, Va. (October 3, 2017)—NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association today thanked members of the House of Representatives for sending a letter to the FCC requesting the agency address the high-cost Universal Service Fund (USF) program budget shortfall to promote sustainable broadband deployment in our country’s hardest-to-serve rural areas.