FCC Transaction Review: Competition and the Public Interest
August 12, 2014
The Federal Communications Commission has long played a unique and pivotal role in reviewing...
Post Text of Meeting Items in Advance
August 7, 2014
Early in his tenure, Chairman Wheeler launched a laudable effort to reform a number of Commission...
Empowering Small Businesses
August 1, 2014
Today, Chairman Wheeler circulated a proposal to open new opportunities for small and growing...
Commission Continues Important Work of Providing Relief from the High Cost of Inmate Calling
July 18, 2014
On July 9, 2014 the FCC held a workshop to analyze the impact of, and discuss issues relating to,...
The Need to Modernize the FCC’s IT Systems
July 16, 2014
It’s wonderful that more than 900,000 Americans have expressed their opinions in the first...
Most Definitely: Terminate Dormant Proceedings
July 8, 2014
Last week, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) released a Public Notice seeking...
Disturbing Trend in USF Spending
July 7, 2014
Chart 1 shows the FCC’s actual outlays for the Universal Service Fund (USF) and Interstate...
Answers to Common Questions about the E-Rate Modernization Proposal to Get Wi-Fi in ALL Schools and Libraries
June 30, 2014
We have spent the past few days – at the American Library Association annual conference in...
New Opportunities in New Mexico’s Indian Country
June 30, 2014
Earlier today, I had the pleasure of visiting the Pueblo of Acoma in central New Mexico along with...
FCC and GSA Team Up to Help Schools and Libraries Save Money on Wi-Fi
June 26, 2014
Correcting the lack of robust Wi-Fi in schools and libraries is a major focus of our E-rate...