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CCA Supports FCC Action to Streamline State and Local Infrastructure Siting Barriers

Washington, DC – September 19, 2018 – Today, in a filing with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) applauded the FCC for its draft Declaratory Ruling and Third Report and Order, which the Commission is scheduled to vote upon at its upcoming Open Meeting. The draft Order aptly highlights certain jurisdictions that have adopted reasonable legi ...

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CCA Supports the FCC’s Efforts to Expeditiously Auction mmW Spectrum Through Tailored Policy Reforms for the 39 GHz Band

Washington, DC – September 17, 2018 – Today, in comments filed with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) expressed its support for the Commission’s plan to together auction valuable millimeter (“mmW”) spectrum in the Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands. The Commission also should consider adding other bands such as the 42 GHz to this prop ...

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CCA Urges the FCC to Make Additional mmW Spectrum Available for Next-Generation and 5G Use

Washington, DC – September 10, 2018 – Today, in comments filed with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) encouraged the Commission to further free-up additional spectrum resources for licensed mobile wireless use and continue its efforts to auction such spectrum as soon as possible, consistent with Chairman Pai’s proposal to simultaneously a ...

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The FCC Should Modify the Data Collection Timeframe to Determine Mobility Fund II Eligibility

Washington, DC – September 10, 2018 – Today, in comments filed with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) applauded the Commission for its continued work to properly allocate Mobility Fund II (“MF II”) support so that unserved parts of the United States can be identified, thereby expanding access to broadband services throughout the country. ...

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Hearing Aid Compatibility Task Force Announces Administrator Search

Washington, DC – August 30, 2018 – Yesterday, Competitive Carriers Association (CCA), CTIA, the wireless industry association, the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), the National Association of the Deaf (NAD), Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TDI) and the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), announced the opening for submissions for Administrator of the Hearing Aid Com ...

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CCA’s Director of Legislative Affairs Speaks on Bridging the Digital Divide at Congressional Round Table in Pennsylvania

Washington, DC – August 3, 2018 – Yesterday, Maribeth Collins, Director of Legislative Affairs at Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) participated in a roundtable discussion hosted by Congressman Tom Marino (R-PA) at Mansfield University in Mansfield, PA. The discussion, entitled “Rural Broadband: Bridging the Digital Divide,” also featured CCA carrier member company T-Mobile as well as representatives ...

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CCA’s Executive Vice President & General Counsel Speaks on Broadband Deployment At NCTC/ACA Event

Washington, DC – August 1, 2018 – Yesterday, Rebecca Murphy Thompson, Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) participated on a panel entitled “Wireless: Broadband Disrupter or Best Friend?”  at “The Independent Show,” produced by the National Cable Television Cooperative (“NCTC”) and American Cable Association (“ACA”) in Anaheim, California. Alongside CCA me ...

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CCA Encourages FCC to Continue Progress Toward Making America 5G Ready Through Competition and Tailored Regulatory Reform

Washington, DC – July 27, 2018 – There are still too many parts of the United States that lack access to reliable 3G and 4G mobile wireless coverage. Yesterday, as the industry is in the midst of a transition to next-generation and 5G technologies, Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) submitted comments with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) to discuss the current state of mo ...

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The FCC Should Affirm Prior Decision to Increase the MF II Speed Test Measurements Buffer Zone

Washington, DC – July 23, 2018 – Today, in a reply filed with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”), Competitive Carriers Association (“CCA”) reiterated its support for the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau’s and Wireline Competition Bureau’s (collectively, the “Bureaus”) decision to adopt a 400-meter buffer for speed test measurements in the Mobility Fund II (“MF II”) challenge pro ...

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