NTCA CEO, Shirley Bloomfield Discusses High-Cost USF Support with Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel

On November 9, 2018, Shirley Bloomfield,  and Mike Romano, met with Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel and her chief of staff, Travis Litman to discuss ongoing concerns in regards to the sufficiency and predictability of federal high-cost universal service fund (USF) support.  NTCA encouraged the FCC to adopt and implement a straightforward set of reforms to the already-existing USF mechanisms that will promote effective and responsible use of USF resources.

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