CTIA Response to Announcement by Democrats on Rural Broadband

September 28, 2017

WASHINGTON – Please attribute the following to CTIA® Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, Kelly Cole. 

“CTIA is encouraged by today’s announcement by Democrats highlighting the importance of expanding rural broadband access. The wireless industry stands ready to work with all policy makers to enact policies that will support investment and deployment of infrastructure that will increase connectivity for all Americans.” 


CTIA® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.