March 31, 2017
CTIA Statement on Introduction of the ‘Rural Spectrum Accessibility Act’ .
WASHINGTON –Please attribute the following to CTIA® Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Kelly Cole:
“CTIA commends Representatives Kinzinger and Loebsack for seeking innovative new tools to help expand mobile broadband to rural localities. The wireless industry looks forward to helping facilitate investment, add jobs and increase mobile access to meet growing consumer demand.”
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.