It is now November 19, and a lot has happened since I last wrote at the end of October.  The week of the federal elections, UTC’s Board of Directors met here in D.C.  The Board and several invited guests also met for a committee planning and project management discussion as well as to engage in “forward planning,” which is our version of strategic planning. Finally (because it wasn’t a busy enough week with just those things!), we held our Critical Infrastructure Communications Policy Summit to discuss the policies of the next Administration (pretty timely). During the Summit, a number of the UTC Board members snuck out to meet with the offices of several Members of Congress on the two key committees with jurisdiction over telecommunications...