Telecommunications Industry Association Congratulates New Chair of U.S. Senate Subcommittee for Communications, Media, and Broadband

Arlington, VA (February 22, 2020) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today released a statement to congratulate U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján for his appointment as Chair of the Senate’s subcommittee on Communications, Media, and Broadband.

“TIA looks forward to working with Senator Luján on the important issues affecting manufacturing and the supply chain for the information and communications technology sector,” said Melissa Newman, Vice President of Government Affairs at TIA. “The pandemic has shown that broadband communications technology has been instrumental in keeping the U.S. economy moving, and that industry innovation is paving the way for a better connected future.”


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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents nearly 400 global companies that enable high-speed communications networks and accelerate next-generation ICT innovation. Through leadership in U.S. and international advocacy, technology programs, standards development, and business performance solutions, TIA and its members are accelerating global connectivity across every industry and market. TIA is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).