Empowering Small Businesses
August 1, 2014
Today, Chairman Wheeler circulated a proposal to open new opportunities for small and growing...
WRC-15 Advisory Committee Schedules Sixth Meeting
July 24, 2014
At this meeting, the WRC-15 Advisory Committee considered status reports and recommendations from...
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...
The Incentive Auction: Helping Broadcasters Make Informed Decisions
June 25, 2014
Last month, the FCC made history by adopting rules for the first-ever Incentive Auction. We moved...