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Legislative Update April 2020

By Wes Robinson, Regulatory Affairs COVID-19 Response With all levels of government working to respond to the COVID-19 virus, the Texas Telephone Association (TTA) has been working with staff of...

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Working from home? Protect against cyberthreats

Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the disruption caused by COVID-19 and it is critical consumers and businesses take steps to stay safe online. From phishing attacks, to malware to data...

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Texas Telecommunications Industry Answering Call to Keep Texans Connected Amidst COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Stefanie Scott 512-784-8833 AUSTIN, Texas – As the United States and Texas leaders grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas Telephone Association and the state’s...

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TTA Foundation extends scholarship application deadline to May 1

The Texas Telephone Association Foundation is extending the application deadline for 2020-2021 scholarships to May 1. After schools were closed across Texas because of the coronavirus pandemic, the TTA Foundation...

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USDA invests millions to deploy broadband in rural Texas

In a move to expand rural connectivity for rural Texans, the U.S. Department of Agriculture is investing millions in high-speed Internet infrastructure projects in the Lone Star State. Peoples Telephone...

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TTA Board President Rusty Moore provides update on telecommunications industry response to COVID-19 pandemic

Rusty Moore, general manager of BBT and president of the Texas Telephone Association board of directors, provides an update on the Texas telecommunications industry’s commitment to customer service during the...

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COVID-19 pandemic: Telecommunications industry committed to keeping Texans connected

As the United States grapples with the challenges created by the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas telecommunications industry is ramping up efforts to safeguard the strength of its networks and...

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TTA Board of Directors Elect New Officers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Stefanie Scott 512-784-8833 TTA Board of Directors Elect New Officers AUSTIN, Texas – Members of the Texas Telephone Association board of directors have elected new...

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott appoints 15 to Governor’s Broadband Development Council

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed 15 to the newly created Governor’s Broadband Development Council, including former Texas Telephone Association board member Kirk Petty of Santa Rosa Telephone Cooperative, Inc....

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