Universal Service

More information about NTCA's advocacy issues can be found in the Federal Filings and Press Releases.



Policy Summit To Explore USF Funding, Social Advocacy
Washington Report, August 24, 2017

NTCA Faults FCC on Budgetary Review, Recommends Interim Action to Address Budget Concerns
Washington Report, August 17, 2017

NTCA Continues to Argue for Elimination of the Rate Floor
Washington Report, July 27, 2017

NARUC Adopts Resolution Expressing Concern About High-Cost Funding
Washington Report, July 20, 2017


FCC Commissioners Address Rural Concerns During Reauthorization Hearing
Washington Report, July 27, 2017

NTCA Urges Focus on Universal Service Fund Budget Shortfall and Continued Work on ‘Punchlist’ of Outstanding Reconsideration Items
Washington Report, July 27, 2017

NTCA Urges Elimination of Voice Service "Rate Floor"
Washington Report, July 13, 2017

Bloomfield Testifies Before Congress on Importance of and Concerns About High-Cost USF
Washington Report, June 22, 2017

Romano Testifies at House Small Business Subcommittee Hearing
Washington Report, June 22, 2017

NTCA Says USF Budget Chilling Network Investment
Washington Report, June 22, 2017

NTCA Leaders to Testify Next Week Before Congress
Washington Report, June 15, 2017

NTCA Responds to ViaSat Design Proposal on Speed, Latency Weighting
Washington Report, June 15, 2017

NTCA Argues Comprehensive Separations Reform Not Needed Now
Washington Report, June 8, 2017

Wireline Competition Bureau Releases Updated List of Census Blocks Eligible for Connect America Phase II Support; Review and Possible Action for RLECs Important
Washington Report, June 8, 2017

NTCA, USTA Petition for Forbearance From USF Contribution Requirements
Washington Report, June 8, 2017

NTCA Asks Commission to Reconsider or Clarify Mobility Fund II Matters
Washington Report, May 25, 2017