June 29, 2020
CTIA Statement on House Energy and Commerce Broadband Infrastructure Bills .
“We thank the House Energy and Commerce Committee Republicans, under the leadership of Reps. Walden and Latta, for their work to introduce legislation that will help streamline infrastructure deployment and close the digital divide. COVID-19 puts a spotlight on the need to accelerate innovation, especially in remote learning, and these bills recognize that leading the world in wireless will be essential to our economic recovery.”
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.