August 03, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – AUGUST 3, 2017 – In response the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel and Commissioner Brendan Carr, Sprint (NYSE: S) issued the following statement:

“Sprint applauds the confirmation of Commissioners Rosenworcel and Carr and looks forward to working with the entire Commission on the important policy discussions that will support industry innovation and next generation wireless networks. With a full roster of commissioners, the FCC can now focus on 5G deployment and broadband services of the future that will pave the way for new investments in wireless infrastructure, leading to more jobs, and greater connectivity across the country.”


About Sprint:

Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served 53.7 million connections as of June 30, 2017 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at or and


Media Contact:
Lisa Belot, Sprint