FCC Hosts TechGirls
July 16, 2013
On July 11, we were delighted to welcome four ambitious girls from the Middle East and North Africa...
Consumer Advisory Committee -- Announcement of Agenda, Date and Time of Next Meeting
July 3, 2013
PURPOSE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE COMMITTEE The Committee was established in November 2000 to make...
Preparing for Text-to-911
July 1, 2013
For the millions of Americans who use text messaging on their wireless phones, it may come as a...
Text-to-911: Quick Facts & FAQs
November 5, 2014 (Updated)
Today most consumers cannot reach 911 by sending a text message from their wireless phone. In...
Hitting the Ground Running with the Lifeline Accountability Database
June 20, 2013
Nearly 600 participants logged onto our webinar yesterday demonstrating a key component of our...
Crossing the Digital Divide
June 7, 2013
My posts here at the FCC --first as a Commissioner and now as Acting Chair, have taken me across...
Celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month – Honoring our Partners and Building New Bridges For Collaboration and Outreach
May 20, 2013
In June 1977, a House resolution called upon the president to proclaim the first ten days of May as...
Global Accessibility Awareness Day
May 9, 2013
The FCC's Accessibility and Innovation Initiative is pleased to commemorate Global Accessibility...
Women in Information, Communications, and Technology Twitter Chat
April 2, 2013
On March 28, in celebration of Women’s History month, the FCC hosted a twitter chat focusing on...
Diversity Committee Meeting
March 28, 2013
The mission of the Federal Advisory Committee on Diversity for Communications in the Digital Age is...