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Public advocacy groups urge FCC to keep CBRS rules

Friday 12 October 2018 | 15:58 CET | News
Consumer group Today, Public Knowledge and 20 rural advocacy organisations, rural healthcare providers, rural network operators, and public interest advocates have sent a letter, calling on Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai to keep in place the existing Citizens Band Radio Service (CBRS) rules that they say enable small providers to offer service in rural areas. The FCC will on 23 October on a Report and Order in the "Promoting Investment. The letter says the current draft Report and Order will strip valuable spectrum away from providers looking to provide 5G services in

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