To provide maximum benefits both for American consumers and the American treasury, any reasonable solution must encourage the open participation by the greatest number of stakeholders, including those who need additional spectrum to meet the growing demands of the 300 million mobile consumers in the U.S.
Now is the time for leadership. Policymakers on Capitol Hill, at the FCC and in the Administration must work together to chart a clear and sustainable path to address the nation’s immediate spectrum needs as quickly as possible. Mobile innovation, economic growth and hundreds of millions of mobile consumers can’t afford to wait.
Spalter’s full op-ed is worth checking out.