WASHINGTON, March 28, 2017 – Please attribute the following to CTIA® President and CEO Meredith Attwell Baker:
“Creating different rules for different companies to protect the same consumer data does little to safeguard consumers' online privacy. CTIA commends Chairman Blackburn for her leadership in helping to restore regulatory clarity, ensure consistency across our digital economy, and eliminate unnecessary, duplicative regulations.”
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.