May 2012 Open Commission Meeting
October 19, 2011
The FCC held an Open Meeting in Washington, DC on Thursday, May 24, 2012, on the subjects listed...
FCC and FEMA: How to Communicate Before, During and After a Major Disaster
September 21, 2011
By Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Julius...
Tips for Communicating in an Emergency
August 27, 2011
I want to share some important emergency information to you for during the storm so that you and...
Communicating with the Public During Emergencies
July 8, 2011
With over 1,400 tornadoes and widespread flooding, we have already seen too much loss of life from...
First Nationwide Test of the EAS
June 9, 2011
Early warnings save lives. This was demonstrated recently and dramatically during the major...
National Hurricane Preparedness Week
May 25, 2011
The Public Safety & Homeland Security Bureau can trace it’s origin from the aftermath of...
Lifeline: Affordable Telephone Service for Income-Eligible Consumers
May 16, 2011 (Published)
Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides discounts on monthly telephone service for...
Chairman’s PLAN Remarks
May 11, 2011
Chairman Julius Genachoswki spoke at the World Trade Center site in New York City yesterday to kick...
Announcing: Emergency Mobile Alerts
May 10, 2011
Today, I am honored to be at the World Trade Center site with New York City Mayor Bloomberg, FEMA...
May 9, 2011 (Published)
Background During emergencies, the importance of our country’s communications...