Hill Pushes Pai to Hold to TV Station Repack Timeline
Bipartisan letter points to need for deploying robust broadband
October 16, 2017
WASHINGTON—Congress wants the repack schedule to remain unchanged as made evident by a letter from nearly five dozen members of Congress, Republicans and Democrats, which was sent to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai. The letter urges Pai to not move off the July 3, 2020 date for the 600 MHz spectrum to be cleared, citing the need to clear the spectrum for the deployment of high-speed broadband.
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