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WTA Meets with Wireline Bureau and Commissioner Staff on Standards for Competitive Overlap
On September 20, representatives from WTA and WTA member companies met with staff from the FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau and Chairman Wheeler’s office, as well as staff from the offices Commissioners O’Rielly, Rosenworcel, and Clyburn. The discussion focused on a proposal previously submitted by WTA “regarding the burden of producing evidence that should be required […]
Remarks of Assistant Secretary Strickling at Internet Society’s InterCommunity 2016
Topics/Subtopics: 
Domain Name System
IANA functions
ICANN

Remarks of Lawrence E. Strickling
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information
Internet Society's InterCommunity 2016
Washington, D.C.
September 21, 2016

I want to thank Kathy Brown and Sally Wentworth for inviting me here today to participate in your program. I want to talk about a topic that we have made a top priority during my seven years at NTIA.

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