Once again, the expiration of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) ability to auction spectrum is on the chopping block come Dec. 16, and it’s a looming deadline that Congress needs to pay attention to. Fortunately, Congress has a long history of bipartisan support in reauthorizing auction authority and now is the time for action. To ensure maximum benefits to consumers, Congress should couple a short-term reauthorization with a pipeline of mid-band spectrum. 

You can read this op-ed at The Hill.