FCC Announces Public Testing of First Television White Spaces Database
September 14 2011
White spaces are unused spectrum between TV stations and are considered prime real estate because...
Enhancements for Part 87 Aviation Radio Service Applications...
August 16 2011
Today, we announced enhancements for certain types of Part 87 Aviation Radio Service applications...
Wireless Backhaul Reform
August 09 2011
Today, the FCC released a wireless backhaul item that implements key recommendations of the...
Retrospective Analysis at the FCC
August 09 2011
On July 11, 2011, the President issued an executive order to the heads of all independent agencies...
Bringing Broadband to Rural America: The Home Stretch on USF and ICC Reform
August 08 2011
Since we voted unanimously in February to frame a path forward for fiscally responsible reform of...
Attorney Honors Program Launches
July 29 2011
I am delighted to be able to say that the FCC has launched the Attorney Honors Program. Our program...
Taking a Peek Under the Hood of the New FCC.Gov
July 26 2011
Public dot-gov sites are playing a big role in delivering on the promises of open government. As...
Exclusive Sneak Peek: FCC Technology Experience Center and #SeeTheSpectrum
July 11 2011
Broadband is no longer a luxury. It's an essential platform for new products, economic growth...
Pushing Less Paper at the FCC
June 10 2011
When I began to oversee our tariff functions several years ago, I was struck by the fact that...
FCC Enables Carriers to Replace Paper Filings with Online Filings
June 08 2011
In June 2010, the Commission launched the Data Innovation Initiative to continue to modernize and...