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Arlington, Va. (July 20, 2017)—This past Tuesday, ACT | The App Association’s Connected Health Initiative, in cooperation with the Congressional Rural Telecom Working Group and NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, held a panel discussion on Capitol Hill to discuss the hurtles facing rural telehealth and how to overcome them.

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For Immediate Release
Contact: Kelly Wismer, (703) 351-2015, kwismer@ntca.org

Arlington, Va. (July 19, 2017)—Jennifer Otwell, general manager of Totelcom Communications, LLC (De Leon, Texas) and member of NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, testified today before the House Agriculture Committee at the hearing “The State of Infrastructure in Rural America.” The following is excerpted from Otwell’s written testimony:

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For Immediate Release
Contact:  Kelly Wismer, 703-351-2015, kwismer@ntca.org

Arlington, Va. (July 13, 2017)—NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association today issued the following statement from Chief Executive Officer Shirley Bloomfield in response to the Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNPRM) adopted at today’s FCC open commission meeting. The FNPRM seeks to better address ongoing problems related to calls that are not being delivered to rural areas for completion, an issue rural Americans have been dealing with and NTCA has been working on for nearly seven years.

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