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Nov 25 2015


There is a lot to be said for a holiday that requires taking a deep breath to think about all of the many things that we are grateful for. I always appreciate the opportunity for reflection, and have a few thoughts of thanks from myself and the team here at NTCA. We are thankful for Smart …

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Nov 23 2015

Next Steps

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Today was “mom emancipation” day as I called Verizon Wireless to move both of my girls off of my wireless plan to their very own to control, to pay their own bills, to handle themselves when they have cracked their screens (again) and to deal with their data overages. A big day indeed. I think …

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Nov 22 2015

Telecom Execs Come to D.C.

Last week, we kicked off our second annual Telecom Executive Policy Summit here in Washington, D.C., and had a fabulous group of over 160 rural telecom execs and an engaged group of our associate and vendor members. Attendees also “hit the Hill.” Before they took off, they heard from policymakers and engaged parties on all …

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Nov 19 2015

Rural Broadband Brings Benefits to Urban America


This week has been an active one, with more than 160 NTCA members in town visiting Capitol Hill and the FCC, in addition to hearing from numerous policymakers, including Senator Cory S. Gardner from Colorado and Representative John M. Shimkus from Illinois, who both are on committees that deal with communications policy. The Services Management Corporation (SMC) …

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