The FCC's Payola Rules

November 5, 2015
Federal law and FCC rules require that employees of broadcast stations, program producers, program suppliers and others who, in exchange for airing...

Mexico Collect Call Scam

November 5, 2015
The FCC has learned of a telephone scam that originates in Mexico and apparently targets people in Hispanic communities, or with Spanish surnames...

About the FCC

November 5, 2015
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was established by the Communications Act of 1934 as an independent U.S. government agency and is...

Antennas and Digital Television

November 5, 2015
Broadcast TV stations in the U.S. have switched from analog to digital transmissions. This Fact Sheet provides information on TV antennas and tips...

The Dangers of Texting While Driving

November 4, 2015
The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and even dangerous consequences. We now know that mobile communications are linked to a...

Filing an Informal Complaint

November 4, 2015
The Federal Communications Commission gives consumers the opportunity to file informal complaints about problems with the communications services...

FCC Broadband Initiatives

November 4, 2015
The President and Congress gave the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) several jobs to complete in the effort to make broadband or high speed...
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