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Jul 20 2016

Fearsome Threesome


There are so very many things that I love about this picture that was sent to me yesterday of Jim Dauby, CEO at PSC in Indiana, Greg Hale CEO at Logan Telephone Cooperative, Inc. in Kentucky along with industry legend, Jim Bass, former NTCA General Counsel, former NTCA Board President (and founder!) of the association. …

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Jul 19 2016

Uplift America


Josh Seidemann and I made our way to a special event at USDA today, hosted by Lisa Mensah, the fabulous Undersecretary for Rural Development at the Department. While I am still struggling with the mechanics – the program that she unveiled – Uplift America – is very bold. Essentially it is a public/private partnership to …

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Jul 18 2016

Laughter Is the Best Medicine


The world has been a pretty tense place the past few weeks—internationally and domestically—and it’s easy to be on edge. This past Saturday was my youngest daughter Kelsey’s birthday and the first one we’ve been able to celebrate together with her living in New York City. Given her recent move back to Washington, D.C., for …

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Jul 15 2016

What a Way to Make a Day

I had a really lovely note sent over yesterday morning from Dave Duncan, CEO of the Iowa Communications Alliance, and a valued colleague. A few years ago, the Iowa telecom associations were going through efforts similar to what we had done on the national level to bring all of the efforts and existing associations under …

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