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Category Archive: Smart Rural Communities

Jun 27 2016

And So It Begins …

We’ve now hit prime telecom statewide association meetings, and NTCA’s five fabulous Regional Conferences kick off soon. So, most of my Sundays this summer will look like this. All good because there is so much to talk about on the industry front and so many reasons to connect in person. I made my way to the Georgia …

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Jun 19 2016

And Then There Were Two …

Now that we are a month away from convention season and the major political parties have their presumptive nominees, NTCA has weighed in with the Republican National Committee and the National Democratic Committee through correspondence with their respective chairman to share the important task that NTCA members hold in investing in our country’s future by …

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Feb 28 2016

Painting a Gig Picture

One really cool thing that NTCA unveiled last week at our RTIME meeting was the new interactive Smart Rural Community and Gig Certified map that our fabulous communications team has put together to help tell and show (or show and tell!) the story of rural communications and how communities are getting top services, along with …

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Jan 28 2016

FCC Broadband Progress Report and the Role of RUS

Despite the still icy streets of Washington, D.C., and a delayed government opening this morning, the FCC discussed the latest Broadband Progress Report during the January open meeting this afternoon. As we near the 20th anniversary of the passage of the Telecom Act of 1996, the words at the heart of the universal service codification come …

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