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FCC Refines Broadband Map, NTIA Readies for BEAD
The FCC released version 2.0 of its broadband map, with the agency making huge strides from its first attempt at creating the resource.
ISPs Call for Action on FCC Pole Attachment Proceeding
Altice USA, Charter, Cox, Mediacom and 11 other ISPs sent a letter to the FCC Monday asking the Commission to issue an order in its ongoing proceeding on streamlining pole attachment rules and removing barriers to infrastructure deployment.
We didn’t hear anything from the cable and media industry lobbyists that Gigi Sohn blamed for her bowing out of the FCC nomination process, but plenty of others had something to say. Senate Commerce Ranking Member Ted Cruz (R-TX) called her withdrawal a “major victory.”
Hope for Sohn, New Voices Post-Midterms
Results from the midterm elections continue to trickle out, and the outcome of the Georgia Senate runoff could spell the certainty of a Gigi Sohn confirmation to the FCC or make the road to a full Commission that much more difficult.
Incompas Launches Fiber-Heavy Broadland
As infrastructure talk heats up on the Hill, Incompas has launched its “Broadland” campaign aimed at making sure internet is ready for all Americans.