WIA Statement on the Affordable Connectivity Program Extension Act of 2024

ARLINGTON, Va. – Please attribute the following statement to WIA President and CEO Patrick Halley. 

“All Americans deserve access to broadband. WIA is proud to support the bipartisan Affordable Connectivity Program Extension Act of 2024 and the $7 billion it would provide to help families afford the connectivity they need to thrive. We thank the strong bipartisan collection of Congressional supporters for their leadership on this important issue and we urge swift passage in the Senate and the House before ACP funding lapses.” 

About WIA:

The Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA) represents the businesses that build, develop, own, and operate the nation’s wireless infrastructure. WIA advocates for the widespread, responsible deployment of wireless infrastructure to enable connectivity everywhere.

Media Contact: Marshall Miller | 717-951-0795 | marshall.miller@wia.org