The 700 MHz Auction: Public Safety and Competition

June 14, 2007

253 SR
This hearing will examine a variety of issues related to the auction of spectrum at the 700 MHz band.

Webcast

Majority Statement

  • John F. Kerry

    Senator
  • Daniel K. Inouye

    Senator
  • John D. Rockefeller, IV

    Senator

Minority Statement

  • Ted Stevens

    Senator

Witness Panel 1

  • Ms. Wanda S. McCarley

    President, Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International, Inc. (APCO)
    Operations Manager, Tarrant County 9-1-1 District, Texas
  • Mr. James Barksdale

    Partner
    Frontline Wireless, LLC
  • Mr. Philip J. Weiser

    Professor of Law and Telecommunications and Executive Director Silicon Flatirons Program
    University of Colorado School of Law
  • Mr. Paul J. Cosgrave

    Commissioner
    New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Dick Lynch

    Executive Vice President and Chief Technical Officer
    Verizon Wireless
  • Mr. Michael Small

    Chief Executive Officer
    Centennial Communications Corporation
  • Dr. Amol R. Sarva

    Chief Executive Officer
    Txtbl