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FCC To Hold Another Field Hearing, on 'Broadband and the Digital Future'

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WASHINGTON, June 30 - The FCC on Monday announced that it would be holding another field hearing on broadband issues. To be titled "Broadband and the Digital Future," this hearing will be held at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Penn., on Monday, July 21, at 4 p.m.

Previous hearings on "network management" practices by broadband providers were held in February at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Mass., and in April at Stanford Law School in Palo Alto, Calif.

More details are available on the FCC's web site (Word).

Drew Clark is the Editor and Publisher of and President of the Rural Telecommunications Congress. His telecommunications-focused law firm, Drew Clark PLLC, works with cities, rural communities and state economic development entities to promote the benefits of internet connectivity. The articles and posts on and affiliated social media, including the BroadbandCensus Twitter feed are not legal advice or legal services, do not constitute the creation of an attorney-client privilege, and represent the views of their respective authors.

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