RWA Webcast: AWS-3 Auction Rules & Procedures

Thursday, August 7 @ 2:00 pm ET Attend RWA’s AWS-3 Auction Rules & Procedures webcast on Thursday, August 7 at 2 pm Eastern. The online event will cover the FCC’s AWS-3 Auction Procedures Public Notice, and the joint FCC/NTIA Coordination Public [...]

August 1st, 2014|Categories: Archived Events, Webcast|Tags: , , , |

FCC Acknowledges Importance of Rural Voice

Reply Comment Extension Granted in T-Mobile Data Roaming Proceeding The FCC has granted the joint request filed by RWA, NTCA-the Rural Broadband Association and the Blooston Rural Carriers seeking an extension of the reply comment [...]

RWA Supports T-Mobile’s Petition for Declaratory Ruling to Remove Uncertainty on FCC’s Data Roaming Order

The statement below may be attributed to Daryl Zakov, RWA’s Assistant General Counsel. The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (RWA) applauds T-Mobile USA, Inc.’s (T-Mobile) petition for declaratory ruling filed earlier today with the Federal Communications [...]

May 28th, 2014|Categories: FCC Filings, Legislation, Member News, Press Releases, Roaming|Tags: , , , , , |

FCC Plans to Re-Write Net Neutrality Rules

The FCC has released a Public Notice establishing a new docket called Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet within which the Commission will consider how to re-write the Net Neutrality Rules in a way that is consistent [...]

February 20th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

FCC commits to enforcing net neutrality despite broadband ruling

Federal regulators will once again seek to set rules that make sure US broadband providers do not block or slow access to any lawful content on the internet. The Federal Communications Commission said on Wednesday [...]

February 20th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

RTG’s Technology Advisor Named to FCC’s CSRIC

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has appointed Mehran Nazari, Technology Advisor for the Rural Telecommunications Group – The Rural Wireless Advocate - to the Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC).  CSRIC is a federal [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |

RTG Congratulates Commissioner Clyburn on Appointment as Interim FCC Chair

The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) applauds President Barack Obama for appointing Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn to Acting Chair of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) upon departure of the current Chairman, Julius Genachowski, and [...]

May 1st, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |