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Huawei, Seen as Possible Spy Threat, Boomed Despite U.S. Warnings

The Rural Wireless Association was recently mentioned in a Wall Street Journal story entitled, “Huawei, Seen as Possible Spy Threat, Boomed Despite U.S. Warnings.” The story features RWA Associate Member Huawei, and quotes former RWA [...]

January 10th, 2018|Categories: Member News|

RWA Welcomes White House Focus on Rural Broadband, Urges Additional Action

Washington, D.C., – The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) welcomes the Trump administration’s focus on rural broadband deployment and infrastructure siting. The President’s action recognizes that broadband access in rural areas is critical to ensuring [...]

January 9th, 2018|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Opposes Proposed CBRS Rule Changes, Proposes Alternatives

Washington, D.C., – The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) filed Comments in response to several proposed changes to the rules governing Priority Access Licenses (“PALs”) in the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (“CBRS”) band. Viewed favorably [...]

December 29th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Member News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

RWA Disagrees with FCC on Bresnan/T-Mobile 700 MHz Waiver Decision

Washington, D.C., – The following statement can be attributed to Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel, Carri Bennet: “RWA respectfully disagrees with the Commission on the point of rewarding Bresnan in this case.  Bresnan [...]

December 13th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Member News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

Shilah Butler Joins RWA Board of Directors

The Rural Wireless Association has named Shilah Butler to its Board of Directors as a carrier member representative.  Butler is Senior Manager of Affiliate Operations for Copper Valley Telecom, which provides residential and business telephone, [...]

November 15th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Mourns the Passing of Vanu Bose

Wireless technology pioneer, rural advocate, and humanitarian Vanu Bose passed away on November 11 of a sudden pulmonary embolism at age 52. RWA’s members, board of directors, and staff mourn this tremendously difficult loss. Bose [...]

November 13th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

RWA Statement on T-Mobile and Sprint Abandoning Plans for Merger

Rural consumers are breathing a sigh of relief upon news that T-Mobile USA, Inc. ("T-Mobile") and Sprint Corp. ("Sprint") have walked away from a potential merger.   Six years ago, RWA stood on the right side [...]

November 6th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Statement on T-Mobile and Sprint Abandoning Plans for Merger

Washington, D.C., November 6, 2017 - The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, the Rural Wireless Association's ("RWA") General Counsel: Rural consumers are breathing a sigh of relief upon news that T-Mobile USA, [...]

November 6th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Member News, Press Releases|

NTCA RTIME 2018

Join rural telco leaders for RTIME 2018, February 25-28 in Austin, Texas.

October 28th, 2017|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|

40 Mobile Operators Band Together to Enhance Reliability, Resiliency and Scalability for Independent Carriers

Fort Worth, TX - October 24, 2017 - NewCore Wireless, RINA Wireless, Central LTE Holdings, STRATA Networks, West Central Wireless and Trilogy Networks today announced a working relationship of technology leaders who are collaborating to [...]

October 25th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|