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WTA Applauds Elimination of QRA and Reinstatement of Safety Net Additive Support
WASHINGTON, D.C. - WTA applauds the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) unanimous decision today to eliminate the quantile regression analysis (QRA), which had been used to unpredictably cap and cut Universal Service Fund support to rural local exchange carriers (RLECs). “We’re pleased to see that the FCC has moved forward with Chairman Wheeler’s December commitment to do […]
FCC Order Will Help Speed Rural Broadband Delivery
04.23.2014

Today, the Federal Communications Commission adopted an order that will remove a major cause of uncertainty to the universal service program that provides support for the small, rural companies delivering broadband in high-cost rural areas.

Today, the Federal Communications Commission adopted an order that will remove a major cause of uncertainty to the universal service program that provides support for the small, rural companies

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The Idaho Telecom Alliance's mission is to support the advancement of its members, to collectively share ideas and to promote services to rural telecom subscribers throughout Idaho.

The Idaho Telecom Alliance (ITA), formerly the Idaho Telephone Association, was formed in 1984 as the voice of rural telephone providers throughout the state of Idaho.  In 2008, the Idaho Telephone Association changed its name to the Idaho Telecom Alliance to reflect not only the advances in the telecommunications industry but also the spirit of teamwork and collaboration that exists between the members.  The ITA is the leading advocacy group for independent telecommunications companies in Idaho.

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