WASHINGTON, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After Communications and Technology SubcommitteeChairmanGreg Walden (R-OR) and Ranking Member Anna Eshoo (D-CA) announced the members of the bipartisanFederal Spectrum Working Group, Jot Carpenter, Vice President of Government Affairs for CTIA–The Wireless Association® released the following statement:
"CTIA welcomes the announcement of the working group and looks forward to helping its members identify additional spectrum that can be brought to market for commercial use. With additional spectrum, the wireless industry can continue to be an engine for economic growth and American leadership. We're glad this is a bipartisan priority."
CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry's voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry's leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.