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Nelson Named To FCC Board

Nelson Named To FCC Board

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South Dakota Public Utilities Commission Vice Chair Chris Nelson has been appointed by the FCC to the Federal-State Joint Board on Universal Service.

Nelson says they have input on local phone service…

 

Nelson says there is a push to move toward broadband internet and away from traditional copper wire phone service…

 

Nelson says he wants to make sure rural areas are not left behind in the transition…

 

 

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