Connect America Fund, WC Docket No. 10-90; A National Broadband Plan for Our Future, GN Docket No. 09-51; Establishing Just and Reasonable Rates for Local Exchange Carriers, WC Docket No. 07-135; High-Cost Universal Service Support, WC Docket No. 05-337; Developing a Unified Intercarrier Compensation Regime, CC Docket 01-92; Federal-State Joint Board on Universal Service, CC Docket No. 96-45; Lifeline and Link-Up, WC Docket No. 03-109
On September 23, 2011, Paul Cooper and Tim Morrissey from Fred Williamson & Associates, Inc. (FWA), Michael Romano from the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA), and the undersigned discussed with Commission staff information related to the Connect America Fund and Restructure Mechanism projections for several rural ILEC clients of FWA. Discussion at the meeting referenced provisions of Kansas telecommunications law and a Kansas Universal Service Fund (KUSF) docket.