Reuters was reporting that T-Mobile was asking MVNOs for statements of public support last August:
Indeed, this is mostly old news:
Old news perhaps but dated today:
By Chris Chuang, CEO, Republic Wireless on MAY 28, 2019
So, then, RW’s thinking on this hasn’t changed?
I don’t have it readily available but believe like Ting’s Republic’s filing with the FCC occurred some time ago. Therefore, I don’t believe this is a change in thinking as much as it is a willingness to be more public.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s recent announcement that he supports the merger of Sprint and T-Mobile with their commitments is welcome news.
FCC Chairman’s announcement mentioned by Chris Chuang was recent news. I don’t recall any of RW’s earlier thinking on this.
Here is a link to Republic Wireless’s comment to the FCC from last September (PDF file):