Leader Latta Opening Remarks in Communication And Technology Subcommittee Hearing
Washington, D.C. — Energy and Commerce Committee Republican Leader for Communications and Technology Bob Latta (R-OH) delivered remarks today at a hearing on strengthening America’s communications networks to meet consumers’ needs and close the digital divide.
Excerpts and highlights from his prepared remarks:
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“It has been nearly 100 days since this subcommittee has held a hearing, and I am glad we are back to discuss some important issues within the communications and technology jurisdiction.
“For over a decade, expanding broadband access has been a shared, bipartisan goal.
“We have enacted landmark legislation to...