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Connected Insights Signs onto Letter opposing Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) recent proposals to impose an overall budget cap on the Universal Service programs.

Early this August, Connected Insights signed onto a letter opposing the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) recent proposals to impose an overall budget cap on the Universal Service programs. The letter was in response to Universal Service Contribution Methodology, WC Docket No. 06-122 and was directed at the current Chairman Pai and Commissioners.

Connected Insights supports universal service programs and is dedicated to researching the far-reaching impacts and benefits provided to society through ensuring equitable access to computers and internet.

Connected Insights was joined by:

Access Humboldt, Eureka, CA
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Dayton, Ohio
Appalshop, Inc., Whitesburg, Kentucky
Benton Foundation
BYP100 DC
Center for Rural Strategies
CNY Digital Inclusion Coalition, Syracuse, NY
Common Frequency
Common Sense Media
Communications Workers of America
Connected Insights, Cleveland OH
Greenlining Institute
IBSA, Inc., Topeka, KS
InnovateEDU, Brooklyn, NY
Media Alliance
Media Justice
Mobile Citizen
NAACP
National Consumer Law Center, on behalf of its low-income clients National Digital Inclusion Alliance
National Hispanic Media Coalition
Native Public Media
New America's Open Technology Institute
Open Access Connections
Prometheus Radio Project
Public Knowledge
RI Office of Innovation
The Greenlining Institute, Oakland, CA
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
Urbana Champaign Independent Media Center
Vermont Mutual Aid Society
Voqal

Read the letter

Samantha Schartman