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Speed Matters Urges Expansion of FCC Help To Low-Income Population

Minority groups want continuation of Link-up America and Lifeline telephone subsidies, and urge expansion to include broadband. Read More »

FCC Makes It Official: USF Now Covers Broadband

By 4-0, the Commissioners of the Federal Communications Commission voted to "create a new Connect America Fund with an annual budget of no more than $4.5 billion, which will extend broadband infrastructure to the millions of Americans who currently have no access to broadband." Read More »

Universal Service Fund Reform Threatens Big Changes

With the FCC's Universal Service Fund expanding to include broadband, subsidized companies are worried. Read More »

Mobile Carriers Voluntarily Promise To Insulate Consumers From Bill Shock

Under pressure from consumer groups and the FCC, telcos agree to alert mobile users who are reaching usage limits. Read More »

Internet Speeds Increased in 2010, But Still A Long Way To Go

The U.S. is experiencing rapid Internet growth, but many Americans don't have top-quality connections, and many others have none at all. Read More »

Letter to FCC Reveals AT&T’s Commitment To Jobs

In a letter to the FCC, AT&T reiterated its commitment to retain and increase employment following the merger with T-Mobile. Read More »

FCC Backs New Nonprofit “Connect to Compete” To Plug Digital Divide

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced the formation of a new nonprofit/for-profit coalition to close the digital divide. Read More »

New CWA Report Challenges Critics of AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

New CWA report concludes AT&T/T-Mobile merger will build out broadband and improve service quality more than either company can do alone. Read More »

FCC Chairman Proposes Major Changes To Phone Subsidy Plan

As the FCC chairman unveiled major changes to the Universal Service Fund, CWA went on record urging reform that contains consumer and labor protections. Read More »

Detroit, like other communities, needs fast, reliable broadband service

In an op-ed in the Detroit Free Press, Jamal Simmons urges passage of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger. Read More »

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