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On September 22, 2011, Tom McCabe and Norman Kennard representing TDS Telecom (TDS), Colin Sandy, Bob Gnapp, and Mark Novy of the National Exchange Carrier Association (NECA), Jill Canfield of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA), Steve Pastorkovich of the Organization for the Promotion and Advancement of Small Telecommunications Companies (OPASTCO), and the undersigned counsel on behalf of twentyeight members of the Missouri Small Telephone Company Group (MoSTCG), met with Albert Lewis, John Hunter, Randy Clarke, Victoria Goldberg and Rebekah Goodheart of the Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB), Margaret Dailey and Terry Cavanaugh of the Enforcement Bureau, and Peter Trachtenberg of the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission). Mr. Gnapp and Mr. Novy participated in the meeting via telephone. The participants discussed the attached presentation regarding Halo Wireless, Inc. (Halo).