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Statement: FCC Open Commission Meeting

Background: At an open commission meeting today, the FCC adopted an order that will streamline regulations so rate-of-return carriers receiving fixed universal service support can elect a lighter touch incentive-based approach for their business data services.

The following statement can be attributed to Jonathan Spalter, president and CEO, USTelecom:

“Today’s FCC action is an important step toward establishing the efficient delivery of broadband throughout the country and particularly to America’s rural businesses. This is another win for smart, modern 21st century regulation.”

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