Update on Advance Posting of Commission Meeting Items
January 16, 2015
In August, I wrote a blog post urging the Commission to post on its website the actual text of the...
Expanding FCC Use of Electronic Communications
January 14, 2015
Although a lot of work has been done over the last few years to integrate some aspects of our...
Back to Basics: Promoting Public Safety and Protecting Consumers
January 8, 2015
This week, I’ve been at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas getting a sneak peak at...
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...
Setting the Record Straight on Open Internet Comments
December 23, 2014
Over the past week, there have been two reports raising questions about the number of Open Internet...
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...
On Risks, Breaking Past the Status Quo, and IT Transformation
December 15, 2014
As the FCC presses forward with our plans to transform our IT systems, the question of risk is an...
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...
Closing the Digital Divide in Rural America
November 20, 2014
High-speed Internet access has become fundamental to modern life, whether we’re on the job,...