Rethinking Outdated Voice Regulations
November 12, 2015
With old school switched access telephone service on a steep decline, accounting for an ever...
Another Step Toward Fairness in Inmate Calling Services
September 30, 2015
Over two years ago, the FCC adopted an Order reforming rates for inmate calling services, easing...
Tools for PSAPs
September 28, 2015
As we come to the end of September, National Preparedness Month, I'd like to highlight two tools...
Consumer Advisory Committee Meeting
September 24, 2015
A G E N D A Morning Session 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast...
Fulfilling the Promise of Broadband
September 14, 2015
Today marks the beginning of Lifeline Awareness Week 2015, when agencies and organizations across...
Consumer Guide to TracFone Phone Unlocking Program
September 1, 2015 (Published)
Millions of consumers use pre-paid cellphones through TracFone and its brands. The company has...
Workshop to Focus on Robocall Blocking and Caller ID Spoofing
August 11, 2015
The FCC is continuing its work helping consumers fight unwanted robocalls with a workshop that...
Leading towards Next Generation "5G" Mobile Services
August 3, 2015
Over the past decade, wireless services and technologies have dramatically evolved while shaping...
Another Win for Consumers
May 27, 2015
Few things rankle consumers as much as unwanted calls and texts. Thanks to the passage of the...
FCC Rural Outreach Initiative on Consumer Issues
May 22, 2015
The FCC's Rural Outreach Initiative team will be making stops in Kansas and Missouri in June,...