Connect America Fund, WC Docket No. 10-90; High-Cost Universal Service Support, WC Docket No. 05-337; AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition; Petition of NTCA for a Rulemaking to Promote and Sustain the Ongoing TDM-to-IP Evolution, GN Docket No. 12-353; Technology Transitions Policy Task Force, GN Docket No. 13-5
On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, Mike Romano, Senior Vice President-Policy, on behalf of NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, met separately with: (1) Nicholas Degani, legal advisor to Commissioner Ajit Pai; (2) Priscilla Delgado Argeris, legal advisor to Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel; (3) Amy Bender, legal advisor to Commissioner Michael O’Rielly; and (4) Rebekah Goodheart, legal advisor to Commissioner Mignon Clyburn. In each of these meetings, we discussed potential reforms of to the high-cost universal service program.