By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 5-18-22

NCTA–The Internet & Television Association has told the FCC that cable operators do not discriminate in the provision of broadband service because they provide equal access, which NCTA said means “comparable deployment.”

“FCC and census data demonstrate that cable operators provide equal access to broadband by deploying high-speed networks, including gigabit offerings, throughout their service areas,” NCTA said.

That came in comments on the FCC’s congressionally mandated inquiry into what rules it needs to adopt to insure that Americans get equitable access to the broadband connections that the Biden Administration is spending tens of billions of dollars to ensure go to all Americans.  » Read More