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RWA Welcomes Improvements to MFII Item, But Concerns Remain

Washington, D.C., – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel: RWA is pleased to learn that the Commission has made several improvements to the Mobility Fund [...]

August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Mobility Fund Phase 2, Press Releases|

RWA Disillusioned with Draft MF II Order

Washington, D.C., – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel: Chairman Pai may have proclaimed August to be “Rural Broadband Month,” but the Commission’s Mobility Fund [...]

July 14th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Seeks Review of Alaska Wireless Network Waiver of 700 MHz Geographic Coverage Requirements

Washington, D.C., – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel: RWA is seeking Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) review of a Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (“WTB” [...]

July 9th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy|

RWA Files Opposition to, and Comments In Support of, Mobility Fund Phase II Petitions for Reconsideration

Washington, D.C., – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel: Today, RWA filed an Opposition to two Petitions for Reconsideration in the Mobility Fund Phase II [...]

May 16th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, FCC Filings, Mobility Fund Phase 2|

RWA Urges Adoption of Timely, Efficient Mobility Fund Phase II Challenge Process That Doesn’t Burden Small Rural Wireless Carriers

Washington, D.C., – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel: Today, RWA submitted Reply Comments in response to the Mobility Fund Phase II FNPRM urging the [...]

May 11th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Mobility Fund Phase 2|

RWA Welcomes Todd Houseman as Newest Board Member

The Rural Wireless Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Todd Houseman, General Manager and CEO of United Wireless, to the RWA Board of Directors.  Mr. Houseman has nearly 25 years of experience in [...]

April 24th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Files Petition for Reconsideration of Mobility Fund Phase II Report and Order

Washington, D.C., April 13, 2017 – RWA filed a Petition for Reconsideration of the Mobility Fund Phase II (“MFII”) Report and Order late on Wednesday. RWA’s Petition urges the Commission to reconsider its adoption of a [...]

April 13th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Mobility Fund Phase 2|

RWA Statement Regarding the Release of the Incentive Auction Closing and Channel Reassignment Public Notice

Washington, D.C., April 13, 2017 – The following statement may be attributed to Carri Bennet, Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (“RWA”) General Counsel:  RWA is pleased to see the 600 MHz Incentive Auction wind down and welcomes today’s [...]

April 13th, 2017|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|

RWA Statement on Release of Mobility Fund Phase II Report, Order, and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

RWA welcomes the release of the Mobility Fund Phase II (“MFII”) Order, and is reviewing it with great interest. In particular, RWA remains pleased that the challenge process will be addressed by a Further Notice [...]

March 7th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Mobility Fund Phase 2|

RWA Continues to Challenge Wireless Bureau Decision Allowing Spectrum Warehousing

On Friday, RWA continued its assault on the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau’s decision waiving certain 700 MHz license buildout requirements for T-Mobile in Montana and Wyoming, and effectively rewarding the current license holder, Bresnan Communications (a [...]

February 24th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy|