Brian Weiss

USTelecom Statement on FTC Acting Chair

WASHINGTON, DC – USTelecom | The Broadband Association, a leading association of connectivity providers and technology innovators, today released the following statement after President Joe Biden designated current FTC Commissioner Rebecca Slaughter as acting chair.

USTelecom president and CEO Jonathan Spalter said:

“USTelecom congratulates Commissioner Slaughter on her appointment as acting chair of the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC can make real progress for consumers on digital privacy and cracking down on illegal robocall scams, and USTelecom members look forward to continuing our work with Chairwoman Slaughter and the FTC team in these busy months ahead.”


USTelecom is the national trade association representing technology providers, innovators, suppliers, and manufacturers committed to connecting the world through the power of broadband.