New Consumer Help Center Is Designed To Empower Consumers, Streamline Complaint System
January 5, 2015
The first responsibility of the FCC is to represent consumers. Facilitating consumer interface with...
An Update on Process Reform Streamlining Initiatives
December 22, 2014
In October, I provided an update on the FCC’s efforts to reduce our backlogs. As...
Closing the 911 Location Accuracy Gap
December 17, 2014
Earlier this year, the Commission proposed rules to help first responders better locate indoor...
Making Good on the Promise of Independent Minority Ownership of Television Stations
December 4, 2014
Increasing minority ownership of television broadcast stations has been an often-stated, but...
Wireless Microphones Prohibited in the 700 MHz Band
December 4, 2014 (Published)
Wireless microphones are used to transmit sound to an amplifier or recording device without need of...
Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council IV Meeting
November 21, 2014
The CSRIC is a federal advisory committee that provides recommendations to the Commission regarding...
Taking Broadcaster Outreach on the Road
November 13, 2014
Last month marked a major milestone in our ongoing effort to educate broadcasters about the...
Seventh Meeting of WRC-15 Advisory Committee
November 13, 2014
WRC-15 Advisory Committee considered status reports and recommendations from its Informal Working...
Technology Transitions: Consumers Matter Most
October 31, 2014
This past January, the Commission unanimously adopted an order to speed technology transitions for...
Tech Transitions, Video, and the Future
October 28, 2014
Consumers have long complained about how their cable service forces them to buy channels they never...