New Opportunities For MWBEs Could Be On Horizon
New Opportunities for MWBEs Could Be on Horizon
On July 25, the U.S. House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing on the Oversight and Reauthorization of the Federal Communications Commission. During one exchange, Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY) asked FCC Chairman Ajit Pai about the Commission’s process for authorizing spectrum licenses to small and rural businesses now that the the broadcast incentive auction is complete. Clarke, a champion for creating conditions of increased competition from which small businesses and consumers can benefit, expressed concern that smaller bidders were not receiving due time and attention from the Commission.
Clarke noted that of the 24 remaining …