In 1996, Congress decided that it was crucial to accelerate investments in high-performance broadband networks and enacted Section 706, requiring the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to first assess the state of advanced telecommunications capability and then
The Fiber Broadband Association (“Fiber Broadband” or “Association”) hereby submits these reply comments in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s (the “Commission’s”) Notice of Inquiry in the above-captioned proceeding seeking comment on “ways to facilitate greater consumer choice and
Bills like this one extend access to the benefits of fiber—economic growth, educational opportunity, social mobility, enhanced civic participation, and more—to all Americans, regardless of where they live. And it shows that these issues have widespread, bipartisan support.
The Fiber Broadband Association (FBA) took action last week to accelerate and support broadband deployment, submitting comments to the FCC regarding the notice of proposed rulemaking on docket number 17-84.