September 7, 2023

ACA Connects Statement on the Confirmation of Anna M. Gomez to Serve on the Federal Communications Commission

PITTSBURGH, September 7, 2023 – The following statement regarding the Senate confirmation of Anna Gomez to serve on the Federal Communications Commission may be attributed to ACA Connects President and CEO Grant Spellmeyer:

“ACA Connects congratulates Anna Gomez on her confirmation as FCC Commissioner. Time and again, she has demonstrated her expertise, leadership, and sound decision making. We look forward to working with her as the FCC seeks to close the broadband availability and adoption gaps, and to ensure that our small and rural Member companies continue to operate in a regulatory environment that enables their enormous investment in reliable, robust broadband infrastructure to meet the needs of consumers.”

About ACA Connects: America’s Communications Association –America’s Communications Association – ACA Connects is a trade organization representing more than 500 smaller and medium-sized, independent companies that provide broadband, video, and phone services covering 31.9 million households, 7.3 million of which are located in rural and smaller suburban markets across America. ACA Connects Members operate in every state, providing advanced communications to connect homes, companies, main street, schools, hospitals and more. America’s economic prosperity in smaller communities and rural areas depends on the growth and success of ACA Connects Members, who believe a connected nation is a prosperous nation.