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High demand for funding and the ongoing pandemic has prompted the Federal Communications Commission to open a second application window for funding...

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The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau issued a Public Notice seeking comment on two petitions for declaratory ruling filed pursuant to section...

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The FCC’s new 911 fee diversion rules will take effect on October 18, 2021. The June Report and Order amends part 9 of the FCC rules to (1)...

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Today the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals released its Decision in Environmental Health Trust v. FCC, a challenge to the FCC’s 2019 Order that...

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This morning the Senate passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (the infrastructure bill) by a vote of 69-30. The bill will now go to the...

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The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) released a Notice of Funding Opportunity for...

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In a decision issued on August 3, 2021, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit upheld a Maine statute providing for...

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The FCC has posted the Agenda for its Open Meeting on Thursday, August 5, 2021, which is scheduled to start at 10:30 a.m. Eastern. The virtual...

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The FCC announced that it is entering into partnerships with 11 federal, state, and local agencies to assess the delivery of Wireless Emergency...

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Today NATOA joined with NLC, USCM and NACo in submitting this letter to House and Senate leadership emphasizing our priorities for the broadband...

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Local governments and municipal organizations have filed Petitions for Rehearing asking the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals to revisit the May 26, 2021...

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The FCC has posted the Agenda for its Open Meeting on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, which is scheduled to start at 10:30 a.m. Eastern. The virtual...

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