FCC Chairman Ajit Pai

Chairman Pai's Response to Members of Congress Regarding the First Amendment

On October 23, 2017, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai responded to multiple Members of Congress regarding First Amendment freedoms and the independence of the FCC.

Chairman Pai Statement On Letter From Municipal Broadband Providers

May 11, the Federal Communications Commission received an exceptionally important contribution to the debate over restoring Internet freedom.

Chairman Pai on 9th Circuit Decision to Rehear FTC v. AT&T Case

Today’s action by the Ninth Circuit is a big win for American consumers. Now that the court’s prior decision is no longer effective, it will be easier for the Federal Trade Commission to protect consumers’ online privacy.

Statement of Chairman Pai on the Introduction of the Gigabit Opportunity Act

Introduced by Sen Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), the Gigabit Opportunity (GO) Act is an important step toward closing the digital divide, and one that has my full support.

Chairman Pai Statement on DC Circuit Title II Rehearing Decision

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai issued the following statement on the decision by the US Court of Appeals for the District of
Columbia Circuit not to rehear the Title II case en banc:

Chairman Pai Announces Office of Media Relations Staff Change

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that he has appointed Brian Hart as Director of the FCC’s Office of Media Relations. With Hart’s appointment, Acting Director Mark Wigfield will return to his role as deputy director.

The Future of Internet Freedom

Earlier today, I shared with my fellow Commissioners a proposal to reverse the mistake of Title II and return to the light-touch regulatory framework that served our nation so well during the Clinton Administration, the Bush Administration, and th

Chairman Pai Addresses National Association of Broadcasters

The biggest reason I’m bullish about [broadcasting] is that broadcasting’s strengths—its values—are timeless. I’m talking about localism, diversity, and public service.

Chairman Pai Opens First Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee Meeting

As members of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee, your mission is to give the Federal Communications Commission recommendations on ways to spur broadband deployment and reduce barriers to investment.