New Coat of Paint

by Joan Marsh

Executive Vice President of Regulatory & State External Affairs

Don’t worry – you’ve come to the right place. This is still the AT&T Public Policy Blog, a home for our thoughts on government policies and how they impact and shape the communications industry. We just decided we needed a new look. It’s been a little over seven years since we launched our blog. And… Read more »

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AT&T Statement on the Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), Senator Orin Hatch (R-UT) and Representative Dave Camp (R-MI) introduced the Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 to reauthorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). The following statement may be attributed to Tim McKone, AT&T Executive Vice President-Federal Relations: “We commend Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, Ranking Member… Read more »

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AT&T Statement on Mayor Anthony Foxx Confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Transportation

Please attribute the following statement to Charlene Lake, AT&T Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer: AT&T congratulates Mayor Anthony Foxx on his confirmation as the next U.S. Secretary of Transportation and looks forward to collaborating with the Department of Transportation under his leadership. More than 1.8 million no-texting-while-driving pledges have been signed… Read more »

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AT&T Response to the FCC’s IP Transition Public Notice

The following statement may be attributed to Jim Cicconi, AT&T’s Senior Executive Vice-President, External and Legislative Affairs: “Today’s public notice is a step forward, though we are disappointed the FCC still appears tentative about dealing with the IP transition, especially when compared with the bold and visionary goals of the National Broadband Plan.  Certainly, this… Read more »

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AT&T Statement on Commissioner McDowell’s Intention to Leave the FCC

Attribute the following to Jim Cicconi, AT&T Senior Executive Vice President of External and Legislative Affairs: “During his years at the FCC, Commissioner McDowell has been a true leader focused on promoting the interests of consumers as well as innovation and economic growth.  His impressive knowledge of communications law and regulations has been a major asset to… Read more »

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Today, and Every Day, Is a Great Day to Love a Veteran

By Carol Wilner, AT&T Vice President of Federal & National Third Party Affairs This Veterans Day, and every day, it’s important to take time to recognize the incredible efforts of our nation’s veterans – those who have served, and those who continue to serve.  These brave men and women make tremendous sacrifices to protect our… Read more »

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AT&T Supports our Nation’s Veterans… We Salute You

For the hundreds of thousands of our brave men and women deployed around the world, this will be another day of service to their country. For more than 20-million veterans including two million from World War II, their military career is a memory. But for all Americans this is the day that our nation pays… Read more »

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