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Office of Native Affairs and Policy Releases 2012 Annual Report

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Released: March 25, 2013


Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

445 12th St., S.W.


Washington, D.C. 20554

TTY: 1-888-835-5322

DA 13-547

Release Date: March 25, 2013


CG Docket No. 11-41

On March 20, 2013, the Office of Native Affairs and Policy presented its 2012 Annual Report to
the Commission. The report illustrates the Commission’s efforts to address the digital divide in Indian
Country, the progress that the Commission has made working on a government-to-government basis with
Tribal Nations, and why that progress requires even more coordinated efforts in the years to come.
The report is available in the FCC’s Reference Information Center, Courtyard Level, 445 12th
Street, SW, Washington, DC. Copies may be purchased by contacting Best Copy and Printing, Inc., 445
12th Street, SW, Room CY-B402, Washington, DC 20554, telephone (800) 378-3160, or via their website
In addition, the report can be downloaded directly from the Office of Native Affairs and Policy’s
website at and through the Commission’s Electronic Document
Management System (EDOCS) at by searching the above
captioned docket.
Each Commissioner issued a statement on the 2012 Annual Report. These statements are
available online:
Chairman Genachowski’s statement:
Commissioner McDowell’s statement:
Commissioner Clyburn’s statement:
Commissioner Rosenworcel’s statement:
Commissioner Pai’s statement:
The press release announcing the report is available at
For further information, please contact Robert Finley, Office of Native Affairs and Policy, at
(202) 418-7835 or TTY (202) 418-0432.
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