News - March 24, 2023

INCOMPAS Applauds Fifth Circuit Court Decision on USF

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 24, 2023 – INCOMPAS, the internet and competitive networks association, released the following statement in response to the Fifth Circuit Court's ruling in favor of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the Universal Service Fund (USF) case.

"We are pleased to see the Fifth Circuit uphold the FCC's authority to administer the Universal Service Fund," said INCOMPAS President Angie Kronenberg. "This is a big win for the FCC and a big win for the millions of Americans who rely on this program. While we are delighted at today's result, we believe reforms to the USF are necessary to ensure this critical service can continue to exist."