A Lifeline for Low-Income Americans
May 28, 2015
The Lifeline program was established in 1985 to help low-income Americans afford access to vital...
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,...
AWS-3 Update: The Licensing Process Continues
April 29, 2015
The AWS-3 auction was a blockbuster success – 1,611 new spectrum licenses, 31 winning bidders...
Serving America's Public Safety Telecommunicators
April 14, 2015
This week (April 12-18) is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, when the nation...
Eighth Meeting of WRC-15 Advisory Committee
April 8, 2015
WRC-15 Advisory Committee considers status reports and recommendations from its Informal Working...
FCC Rural Tour – California Central Valley
March 20, 2015
Staff from the Consumer and Government Affairs Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission will...
Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week
March 2, 2015
This week, March 1-7, 2015, the FCC is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW),...
Driving Wi-Fi Ahead: the Upper 5 GHz Band
February 23, 2015
Today’s Wi-Fi spectrum bands are wildly popular. But with more and more people and...
Wireless Providers Fulfill Commitment to let Consumers Unlock Mobile Phones
February 11, 2015
One year ago, the FCC announced a voluntary commitment among a number of mobile wireless service...