Telecommunications Industry Association Statement on President Biden’s Release of Infrastructure Permitting Action Plan

Arlington, VA (May 11, 2022) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the trusted industry association for the connected world, today released a statement regarding the announcement today from the White House regarding a Permitting Action Plan to accelerate and deliver infrastructure projects on time and on budget.

“TIA welcomes the White House’s announcement of a Permitting Action Plan, and we are pleased to see the creation of a Permitting Council with broadband-sector experts to help reduce potential regulatory bottlenecks that too often slow down the deployment of broadband,” said David Stehlin, CEO of TIA. “Connecting underserved communities remains a top priority for the ICT industry, and we look forward to working with the Administration to make sure the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law creates American jobs building high-speed, reliable, and secure broadband networks across the country.”




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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents more than 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).