. https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/technology/469181-c-band-spectrum-private-auctions-are-the-quickest-way-for-5g

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C-BAND SPECTRUM: PRIVATE AUCTIONS ARE THE QUICKEST WAY FOR 5G CONSUMER BENEFITS
Even if you’ve never heard of the “C-Band,” pending federal government decisions about what to do with it are almost certainly going to affect you. C-Band is critical mid-band spectrum that is the key to putting next-generation 5G wireless into the hands of U.S. consumers and businesses before our foreign competitors beat us to the punch. 5G is the state-of-the-art wireless technology that’s going to change the lives of consumers, employers, students and workers. It will connect everything from the devices that control your living and work environments to telemedicine tools that will enable remote health care treatments or even robotic surgeries performed by specialists thousands of miles away from the operating room. Smart Cities will be safer, less congested and cleaner, while smart grids are poised to save $1.8 trillion dollars in energy costs over the next seven years, and smart farms will grow the food we need to feed the rapidly growing global population. STEVE POCIASK READ MORE