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White House Spotlights Latinos, Importance of Broadband

By: Jason Llorenz, Executive Director July 13, 2011 On July 11 and 12, the White House hosted a comprehensive two-day conference on issues of concern to the Hispanic community — including the importance of broadband expansion.  The White House Hispanic Policy Conference brought community leaders...

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What The AT&T/T-Mobile Deal Really Means for Latinos

By: Jason Llorenz, Esq. June 23, 2011 Over the past weeks and months, the debate has raged over the AT&T and T-Mobile merger, with supporters and detractors pushing their positions.  In the mix has been a great many voices — including advocates and organizations claiming...

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HTTP Reacts to FCC Announcement

Washington, D.C., December 1, 2010 – Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski just released the agenda for their upcoming December 21st meeting at a press conference held at the FCC. In regards to net neutrality, the FCC will consider “an order adopting basic rules...

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FCC Should Tread Lightly As It Relates to Net Neutrality

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski’s remarks last week regarding the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) continued pursuit of net neutrality regulations ignores the progress made in finding a legislative solution. First and foremost the legislative compromise sponsored by Chairman Waxman was explicitly endorsed by the FCC. To...

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Latinos, Broadband and Technology Post-Election 2010

The 2010 mid-term elections were notable for so many reasons – most especially because of the key role the Latino electorate played in races across the country, and across party lines. Some of the most notable races were won because of the Latino Vote. In...

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HTTP Statement on Waxman Proposal

Washington, D.C., October 1, 2010 — The Hispanic Technology and Telecommunications Partnership (HTTP), makes the following statement: We are disappointed that House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman, Henry Waxman’s proposed legislation has fallen to the wayside. We believe that the Congressman’s proposal struck a compromise...

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