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Following is listing of Broadband for America Press Releases. If you are a member of the media that would like to speak with Broadband for America, please reach out to us via our Media Inquiries page.

The Future of Broadband
August 16, 2012

A new analysis commissioned by Broadband for America predicts that Internet usage is set to grow to unprecedented levels as the result of a “perfect storm of demand for broadband access” driven by new users, new applications, new devices, and the...

June 20, 2012

Washington, DC -- Broadband for America, a coalition of more than 300 members, today applauded the adoption of an important resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the traditional, and successful model of Internet...

April 26, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA) – a coalition of more than 300 members – today released a new study by Anna-Maria Kovacs, a Visiting Senior Policy Scholar at the Center for Business and Public Policy at the...

March 6, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA), a coalition of over 300 members, today released the following statement regarding the nation’s cyber security needs: 

“Ensuring the security of our cyber space requires public-private...

Telecom Groups Weigh in on Cybersecurity Policy
February 29, 2012

 

Three Telecom groups (all Broadband for America member organizations) weigh in on U.S. Cybersecurity policy in a letter to Congress.  Below is a copy of the letter:

 

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February 21, 2012

By FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell

Wall Street Journal, 02/21/2012

On Feb. 27, a diplomatic process will begin in Geneva that could result in a new treaty giving the United Nations...

February 15, 2012

To:          Interested Parties

From:   Broadband for America

Date:     February 15, 2012

RE:          2012 Agenda...

January 25, 2012

Broadband for America (BfA) – a coalition of over 300 members – today released the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union Address: 

“The President is absolutely correct in his calls to...

Broadband Plays Integral Role In Key Business Day
November 28, 2011

Washington, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA), a coalition of more than 300 organizations dedicated to promoting the availability and adoption of broadband access to the Internet, today issued a statement concerning “Cyber...

Coalition’s Honorary Co-Chairmen Respond to August Jobs Report
September 2, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Broadband for America (BfA) Honorary Co-Chairmen Harold Ford, Jr. and John Sununu today issued the following statement in response to the August 2011 Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report: 

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August 22, 2011

Subsidizing Netflix

By John Sununu and Harold Ford, Jr, Honorary Co-Chairmen of Broadband for America (BfA)

San Jose Mercury News, 08/21/2011

One of the success...

Independent Agencies Directed To Ensure Regulations Promote Economic Growth & Job Creation
July 12, 2011

Washington, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA) Honorary Co-Chairmen John Sununu and Harold E. Ford, Jr. today released the following joint statement in response to President Obama’s Executive Order requesting...

Broadband for America: Private Investment Is The Driving Force
May 19, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband providers have invested more than $250 billion in the effort to expand access to broadband technology since 2008, according to data compiled by USTelecom Association, National Cable &...

Coalition’s Honorary Co-Chairmen Praise Bipartisan Legislation
May 12, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA) – a coalition of over 300 members – today released statements from its honorary co-chairmen former U.S. Representative Harold Ford, Jr. and former U.S. Senator John Sununu concerning...

Providers Have Adapted To Market Changes Without Government Involvement
May 10, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Broadband for America (BfA) - a coalition of over 300 members - today released...

April 5, 2011

WASHINGTON, DC – Broadband for America today announced that former U.S. Senator John Sununu will become the 300-member coalition's new honorary co-chair.

Sununu will join former U.S. Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. in providing...

No Legal Or Statutory Grounds Present
November 4, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA) – a coalition of more than 300 members – today released a new legal opinion by University of Pennsylvania...

Study Finds Americans Believe Competition, Not Regulation, Will Continue to Advance Investment, Innovation
September 23, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hart Research Associates conducted a national survey finding that opposition to government Internet regulation remains high with more than 75 percent of respondents agreeing that the Internet is currently...

September 17, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadband for America (BfA en sus siglas en ingles) y la Liga de Ciudadanos Latino Americanos Unidos (LULAC por sus siglas en ingles) se han asociado para expandir el entrenamiento de...

September 17, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC – Broadband for America (BfA) and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) have partnered to expand broadband Internet technology training to underserved Latino communities...