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The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, October 22, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  USDA Announces Additional Broadband Funding, FCC Releases New and Updated Data for the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

 

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The USDA announced new Reconnect broadband funding in five states.

In Iowa:

  • Farmers Mutual Cooperative Telephone Company of Moulton, Iowa will use a $4.9 million ReConnect grant and a $4.9 million ReConnect loan to deploy a fiber-to-the-premises network,
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Topics: Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, USDA Broadband Grants

The Regulatory Mix - Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Announces Qualified Bidders for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction,  USDA Announces Broadband Grants In Iowa, Alaska, and Illinois

 

FCC Entrance Feb 2020 Shutterstock-1FCC Announces Qualified Bidders for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

The FCC announced that 386 applicants are qualified to bid in the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Phase I auction.  The number of qualified bidders represents a more than 75% increase in the number of bidders in 2018’s Connect America Fund Phase II auction and also includes bidding consortia that contain multiple service providers.

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Topics: Illinois Broadband, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, USDA Broadband Grants, Alaska Broadband, Auction 904

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, June 26, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: US Congress Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act, FCC Releases Updated List of Eligible Areas for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

 

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US Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) announced they introduced the Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act, a bill to bolster national security interests and better protect communities across the country by ending the use of “warrant-proof” encrypted technology by terrorists and other bad actors to conceal illicit behavior. 

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Topics: US Congress, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, Lawful Acess to Encrypted Data Act

The Regulatory Mix - Monday, March 2, 2020

Posted by Cory Garone

Today's Regulatory Mix:  USDA Announces $28 Million Broadband Investment in Virginia, FCC Proposes over $200 Million in Fines for Wireless Location Data Violations, FCC Proposes Bidding Procedures for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, FCC Seeks Comment on Cable Operator Recordkeeping Rules 

 

USDA LogoUSDA Announces $28 Million Broadband Investment in Virginia 

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development State Director for Virginia Beth Green announced USDA has invested $28 million in high-speed broadband infrastructure for more than 17,000 rural households in Virginia.

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Topics: U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, USDA Broadband Grant, Virginia Broadband, Cable Operator Recordkeeping Rules, Wireless Location Data Violations, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

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The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, October 22, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  USDA Announces Additional Broadband Funding, FCC Releases New and Updated Data for the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

 

rural-broadband-800x506-2USDA Announces Additional Broadband Funding

The USDA announced new Reconnect broadband funding in five states.

In Iowa:

  • Farmers Mutual Cooperative Telephone Company of Moulton, Iowa will use a $4.9 million ReConnect grant and a $4.9 million ReConnect loan to deploy a fiber-to-the-premises network,
Read More
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Topics: Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, USDA Broadband Grants

The Regulatory Mix - Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Announces Qualified Bidders for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction,  USDA Announces Broadband Grants In Iowa, Alaska, and Illinois

 

FCC Entrance Feb 2020 Shutterstock-1FCC Announces Qualified Bidders for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

The FCC announced that 386 applicants are qualified to bid in the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Phase I auction.  The number of qualified bidders represents a more than 75% increase in the number of bidders in 2018’s Connect America Fund Phase II auction and also includes bidding consortia that contain multiple service providers.

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Topics: Illinois Broadband, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, USDA Broadband Grants, Alaska Broadband, Auction 904

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, June 26, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: US Congress Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act, FCC Releases Updated List of Eligible Areas for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

 

US Congress sunset shutterstock purchased62620US Congress Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act

US Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) announced they introduced the Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act, a bill to bolster national security interests and better protect communities across the country by ending the use of “warrant-proof” encrypted technology by terrorists and other bad actors to conceal illicit behavior. 

Read More
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Topics: US Congress, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, RDOF, Lawful Acess to Encrypted Data Act

The Regulatory Mix - Monday, March 2, 2020

Posted by Cory Garone

Today's Regulatory Mix:  USDA Announces $28 Million Broadband Investment in Virginia, FCC Proposes over $200 Million in Fines for Wireless Location Data Violations, FCC Proposes Bidding Procedures for Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction, FCC Seeks Comment on Cable Operator Recordkeeping Rules 

 

USDA LogoUSDA Announces $28 Million Broadband Investment in Virginia 

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development State Director for Virginia Beth Green announced USDA has invested $28 million in high-speed broadband infrastructure for more than 17,000 rural households in Virginia.

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Topics: U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, USDA Broadband Grant, Virginia Broadband, Cable Operator Recordkeeping Rules, Wireless Location Data Violations, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction

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