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CCA Applauds Bipartisan Introduction of Siting Bill

Washington, DC – October 20, 2017 – Yesterday, Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) introduced the “Streamlining Permitting to Enable Efficient Deployment of Broadband Infrastructure Act of 2017,” the SPEED Act, which implements measures to improve the mobile broadband deployment process. Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) commends Senators Wicker and Cortez Masto for introdu ...

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CCA Commends House Rural Broadband Caucus for Mobility Fund II Briefing

Washington, DC – October 18, 2017 – Today, the House Rural Broadband Caucus (“Caucus”) held a staff briefing entitled, “Update on the FCC’s Mobility Fund to Preserve and Expand Mobile Broadband in Rural America.” Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) thanks the Caucus for holding the briefing and for including Tim Donovan, CCA’s SVP of Legislative Affairs and CCA members Larry Lueck of Cellcom, Grant Spe ...

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Competitive Carriers Association Partners with RapidSOS to Provide Safety & Security Solutions to Communities Nationwide

Washington, D.C. – October 18, 2017 – Competitive Carriers Association (CCA), the nation’s leading association for competitive wireless providers and stakeholders, and RapidSOS, an advanced emergency communications company, today announced a partnership to provide CCA members access to RapidSOS technology integrations with IoT devices. CCA members can now opt-in to offering customers unprecedented access to ...

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ATN International Joins CCA Device Hub

Washington, DC – October 17, 2017 – Today, Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) announced that ATN International, Inc. (ATN) has joined the CCA Device Hub (Hub). In partnership with CCA member Sprint, the Hub enables participating carrier members to more efficiently and economically manage their device portfolios from end-to-end. ...

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CCA Commends Senate Commerce Committee for Examining Mobile Broadband Deployment Opportunities in New Hampshire

Washington, DC – October 13, 2017 – Today, Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) convened a Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee field hearing at Keene State College in New Hampshire entitled, “Expanding Broadband Infrastructure in the Granite State.” Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) applauds Senator Hassan for organizing the hearing and thanks CCA member Grant Spellmeyer, VP – Federal Affa ...

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CCA Applauds House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee for Advancing FCC Reauthorization

Washington, D.C. – October 11, 2017 – Today, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology (Subcommittee) unanimously advanced legislation which includes reauthorizing the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and H.R. 1546, the Rural Wireless Access Act, a bipartisan bill to standardize mobile data collection offered by Representatives Dave Loebsack (D-IA) and Ryan Costello ...

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FCC Should Create a Flexible and Uniform Spectrum Relicensing Regime

Washington, DC – October 10, 2017 – Today, in reply comments filed with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC or Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) encouraged the Commission to pursue flexible relicensing procedures for unused 700 MHz spectrum, while collectively reviewing other spectrum proposals and legislative initiatives to create a uniform spectrum licensing procedure. CCA gen ...

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CCA Thanks Senate Commerce Committee for Advancing Nomination of David Redl as NTIA Administrator

Washington, DC – October 4, 2017 - Today, the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee (Committee) unanimously voted to advance the nomination of David Redl as the next Administrator of the National Telecommunication and Information Administration (NTIA). Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) thanks Chairman John Thune (R-SD), Ranking Member Bill Nelson (D-FL) and the entire Committee for act ...

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CCA Commends FCC for Recognizing Challenges Small Carriers Face in Completing Nationwide Number Portability

Washington, DC – October 3, 2017 – Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) and Notice of Inquiry (NOI) attempting to accomplish nationwide number portability, noting that among wireless competitors, smaller rural and regional carriers are at a disadvantage compared to their nationwide counterparts. Competitive Carriers Association (CCA ...

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CCA Congratulates Chairman Ajit Pai on Reconfirmation to FCC

Washington, DC – October 3, 2017 – Late yesterday, the U.S. Senate confirmed Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) Chairman Ajit Pai to an additional term as a member of the FCC. Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) thanks the Senate for confirming Chairman Pai and congratulates the Chairman. In a statement, CCA President & CEO Steven K. Berry said, “I thank the Senate for its work to ...

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