Press Release, Statement
May 12, 2020
CTIA Commends Senator Markey’s Efforts to Connect Students .
“We thank Senators Markey, Van Hollen, Bennet, Hassan, Schumer, Cantwell and Schatz for their push to allocate funding to connect underserved children during this unprecedented time. Millions of students are now learning remotely due to this public health crisis, and this will help ensure they have the devices and connections they need to succeed.”
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.