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NATE Statement on President Trump’s Executive Action to Streamline Broadband Infrastructure Deployment

Posted on: January 9, 2018 Category: NATE News

For Immediate Release:                      

January 9, 2018                                                                                       

 

NATE Statement on President Trump’s Executive Action to Streamline Broadband Infrastructure Deployment

(Washington, D.C.) – NATE today applauded President Donald Trump for signing two executive orders on Monday to streamline and expedite rural broadband deployment. President Trump’s orders are anticipated to facilitate the future building of tower facilities and related-infrastructure necessary to bring much needed broadband internet to rural America.

“NATE thanks President Trump and his Administration for their leadership and the proactive approach they are taking in order to enhance rural broadband deployment,” stated Executive Director Todd Schlekeway. “NATE member companies are on the front lines making connectivity possible in all corners of the United States and stand ready to go to work to deploy and maintain new communications infrastructure in rural areas,” added Schlekeway.

To read the Presidential Executive Order on Streamlining and Expediting Requests to Locate Broadband Facilities in Rural America, visit HERE.

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National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) is a non-profit trade association in the wireless infrastructure industry providing a unified voice for tower erection, service and maintenance companies. Today the Association boasts over 765 member companies located throughout the United States, Australia, Bahamas, Canada, Ghana, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, and Trinidad. For additional information on NATE, please visit www.natehome.com.