RTG Urges FCC to Carefully Craft Rules for Mobility Fund Phase II

Existing Mobile Voice and Broadband Carriers Must be Protected in Rural Areas The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG), in response to the Federal Communications Commission's Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking input on what rules to [...]

2018-03-07T16:16:38+00:00 January 18th, 2012|Categories: FCC Filings, Press Releases, Rule Making, Universal Service|Tags: , , , |

RTG Files Reply Comments in USF Proceeding Exposing So-Called “Consensus” Framework as Keeping Status Quo at the Expense of Rural Consumers Who Demand Broadband Mobility

Washington, DC - Today, the Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG), filed Reply Comments in the Federal Communications Commission’s Universal Service Reform proceeding chastising incumbent Local Exchange Carriers (ILECs) for not developing a true industry consensus and [...]

2018-03-07T16:16:40+00:00 September 6th, 2011|Categories: FCC Filings, Press Releases, Universal Service|Tags: |

RTG Statement on Comments Filed in Response to LEC Consensus Proposals

Today, RTG filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission expressing concern with the so-called “industry consensus” proposal submitted by the Rural Associations and USTelecom. “These wireline industry-developed proposals are not a product of any overall [...]

2018-03-07T16:16:41+00:00 August 24th, 2011|Categories: FCC Filings, Press Releases, Universal Service|Tags: , , , |

RTG on USF Reform: FCC Proposal Violates the Communications Act and Undermines Competitive Neutrality

Reform must include ongoing support for high cost, hard to serve areas Washington, D.C. – The Rural Telecommunications Group, Inc. (RTG) filed comments with the FCC today on the FCC's proposal to reform the universal [...]

RTG Applauds President Obama’s Wireless Innovation and Infrastructure Initiative

The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) heartily applauds President Obama’s announcement today introducing the Wireless Innovation and Infrastructure Initiative. In addition to releasing 500 MHz of additional spectrum for commercial use in the next decade, the [...]

2018-03-07T16:16:49+00:00 February 10th, 2011|Categories: Press Releases, Roaming, Spectrum, Universal Service|Tags: , , |
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