Modernizing the E-rate Program for Schools and Libraries, WC Docket No. 13-184
On Friday, October 31, 2014, Mike Romano, Senior Vice President-Policy, on behalf of NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association (“NTCA”), spoke via telephone with Rebekah Goodheart, legal advisor to Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, to discuss the petitions for reconsideration filed by NTCA, the Utah Rural Telecom Association, and the State E-rate Coordinators Alliance in the above-referenced proceeding. The positions expressed by NTCA in that conversation were consistent with those set forth in other NTCA filings. See, e.g., Ex Parte Letter from Michael R. Romano, Senior Vice President – Policy, NTCA, to Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, Federal Communications Commission (the “Commission”), WC Docket No. 13-184 (filed Oct. 30, 2014) (a copy of which is attached hereto).