Programs that can help low-income families

The Hispanic Technology and Telecommunications Partnership (HTTP) is pleased to learn that Charter Communications is launching a low-cost broadband option for low-income families and seniors. These two segments of the U.S. population are routinely on the wrong side of the digital divide and a disproportionate...

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HTTP’s statement regarding 2016 election results

The economy. Healthcare reform. Foreign policy. Tax plans. Immigration. These were some of the central issues for the 2016 presidential election platforms. One issue we did not hear much about, which is a major factor for the continued economic growth of our country, is access...

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HTTP statement on the FCC’s delay of set-top box vote

HTTP is pleased with the FCC’s decision to postpone its vote on the revised Set-Top Box Proposal which—as we have stated—would radically alter the way consumers find and view subscription-based television content. We especially commend Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel for bringing measured scrutiny to the proposed...

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How the FCC should resolve raised concerns on set-top box

By Rosa Mendoza, Executive Director, HTTP As the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) moves forward with its proposal to regulate set-top boxes, Congress is conducting its FCC oversight hearing this morning. This hearing will provide an opportunity to address the wide range of concerns that have...

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HTTP’s Statement on Net Neutrality:

The Hispanic Technology & Telecommunications Partnership (HTTP) is a strong supporter of the open Internet principles but is disappointed with the D.C. Circuit’s decision to uphold the Federal Communications Commission’s Open Internet Order.  These outdated regulations will interfere with a marketplace that is rapidly deploying...

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