The following is a statement by Steve Pociask, President and CEO of the American Consumer Institute, in response to the FCC’s endorsement for the “One-Touch, Make-Ready” Proposal:

“Today’s approval of FCC Chairman Pai’s ‘One-Touch, Make-Ready’ proposal is a big win for consumers. This rulemaking will allow for faster, more streamlined and more cost efficient processes surrounding network buildout of revolutionary 5G networks. It’s frameworks like this that will put America on a path towards continued global leadership for unparalleled digital innovation.”