Hearing: “Broadband Equity: Addressing Disparities in Access and Affordability”

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Thursday, May 6, 2021 (11:30 AM)

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Washington, D.C.
Member and witness participation will be through the Cisco WebEx Virtual Platform. Public access via the Committee website at http://energycommerce.house.gov.

Witnesses

Ms. Joi Chaney
Executive Director, Washington Bureau & Senior Vice President of Advocacy and Policy, National Urban League

Added 05/04/2021 at 11:25 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 09:26 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 06/22/2021 at 03:38 PM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 09:26 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 09:26 PM

Mr. Chris Lewis
President and Chief Executive Officer, Public Knowledge

Added 05/04/2021 at 11:25 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 06/22/2021 at 03:38 PM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM

Ms. Francella Ochillo
Executive Director, Next Century Cities

Added 05/04/2021 at 11:25 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 01:02 PM

Mr. George S. Ford
Chief Economist, Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies

Added 05/04/2021 at 11:25 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 06:22 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 06/22/2021 at 03:38 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 06:22 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 05/05/2021 at 09:42 PM

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF] Added 05/04/2021 at 11:25 AM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from group of 40 undersigned [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study from Information Technology & Innovation Foundation [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from AAJC; OCA; and NCAPA [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Op-ed by Angela Siefer [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Report for the Benton Institute for Broadband & Society [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study from the Technology Policy Institute [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Electronic Frontier Foundation [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the National Digital Inclusion Alliance [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Healthcare Leadership Council [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Western Governors Association [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Student Internet Equity Coalition [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the National League of Cities [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study from Free Press [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - White paper by Reimagine Appalachia [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Policy Proposal from the Student Internet Equity Coalition [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from Americans for Tax Reform [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from USTelecom [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Report from the Federal Communications Commission [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study by Arthur Menko Telcodata and the Business Planning, Inc. [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article in Brookings [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study 1 from the Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study 2 from the Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study 3 from the Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study 1 from TPI [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study from ACLP [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Study 2 from TPI [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from R Street [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM

Member Statements

  • Opening Statement - Full Committee Chairman Pallone [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Opening Statement - Full Committee Ranking Member Rodgers [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee Ranking Member Latta [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Opening Statement - Representative McNerney [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Opening Statement - Representative Eshoo [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee Chairman Doyle [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 05:44 PM

Hearing Record

  • Attendance [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 03:19 PM
  • Transcript [PDF] Added 05/14/2021 at 11:21 AM

First Published: April 27, 2021 at 04:16 PM
Last Updated: June 22, 2021 at 03:38 PM