Statement on CHIPS+ Act

Today, the U.S. Senate passed Legislation to help alleviate the chips shortage plaguing America’s broadband providers and equipment manufacturers.

The following statement can be attributed to USTelecom’s Senior Vice President, Government Affairs Brandon Heiner:

“USTelecom applauds the Senate for passing the CHIPS Act. This is a good first step toward addressing the supply chain shortages that concern America’s broadband providers. As we undertake a historic effort to build the networks of the future, we will continue to work with policymakers to ensure we have access to the equipment needed to connect all Americans.”