Webinar for State and Local Governments
March 27, 2014
The FCC's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) is holding a special series of interactive web...
TCPA: It is Time to Provide Clarity
March 25, 2014
For those that might not be familiar, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) (47 U.S.C....
Notes from the Sandbox: The Rural Broadband Experiment
March 11, 2014
In his office at home, the Chairman of the FCC keeps a slice of an old C&P telephone pole, a...
How The Sidecar Business Model Works
March 6, 2014
The sidecar business model involves a dominant and weaker (or, to put it another way, an...
Duplication Alert: Broadband Pilot Projects
March 6, 2014
January’s IP Trials Order contained a provision to use USF dollars to fund rural broadband “...
Commissioner O'Rielly’s Blog Introduction and Views on E-Rate Reform
February 12, 2014
As the newest Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, it seems only appropriate that...
Channel Sharing: A New Opportunity for Broadcasters
February 11, 2014
I’ve seen the future, and it’s using 50% less bandwidth to produce a picture with increased quality...
Access and Public Safety: Enduring Elements of the Public Interest.
January 30, 2014
Technology and networks are rapidly changing. We support technological innovation, but our...
Adapting Regulatory Frameworks to 21st Century Networks and Markets
January 9, 2014
In my first remarks to FCC staff as Chairman, I said that the connective technology that defines...
WRC-15 Advisory Committee Fifth Meeting
December 20, 2013
The fifth meeting of the Advisory Committee for the 2015 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-...