A federal judge has dismissed AT&T’s lawsuit against Louisville Metro Government over a local utility pole law aimed at clearing the way for new broadband providers like Google Fiber.
The Fiber Broadband Association backed the opening of a rulemaking by the FCC into access to MTEs.
The Fiber Broadband Association filed comments at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the Restoring Internet Freedom Proceeding. In our filing, we urged the FCC to restore economic rationality to how it oversees the regulation of broadband access.
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.