Federal Communications Commission

Remarks of Commissioner O'Rielly at the International Bar Association Conference, Communication Committee Session

The following discussion of network neutrality, cybersecurity, privacy, encryption and the right to be forgotten boils down to an overarching, fundamental debate: how do we ensure the continued functionality and growth of the Internet.

Remarks of Chairman Wheeler at Competitive Carriers Association

At the Federal Communications Commission, we’re pursuing an aggressive agenda to seize the opportunities of mobile for rural America. Not surprisingly, it starts with competition.

Remarks of Commissioner Clyburn at Competitive Carriers Association

I wish to talk about the ongoing work at the Commission when it comes to that goal, as well as the Connect2Health initiative, which examines the intersection of broadband connectivity, advanced technology and health.

FCC Seeks Comments on Petitions Regarding Off-Campus Use of Existing E-Rate Supported Connectivity

The Federal Communications Commission seeks comment on two petitions, one filed by Microsoft Corporation, Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC) and other petitioners, and the other filed by the Samuelson-Glushko Technology Law &

Chairman Wheeler Response to Sen Blumenthal, Markey Re: Consumer Safety and Privacy of Dedicated Short Range Communications Spectrum

On August 4, Sens Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Ed Markey (D-MA) sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler regarding the safety and privacy of dedicated short range communications services (DSRC).

Chairman Wheeler's Response to Sens Markey, Blumenthal, Franken, Warren, Leahy, Sanders and Baldwin Regarding Privacy of Broadband Customers' Personal Information

On July 7, Sens Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Ed Markey (D-MA), Al Franken (D-MN), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) wrote a letter to Federal Communications Commission expressing support f

Chairman Wheeler's Response to Senators Markey, Warren, Blumenthal and Reps. Eshoo and Doyle Regarding Business Data Services

On July 20, Sens Ed Markey (D-MA), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Reps Anna Eshoo (D-CA) and Michael Doyle (D-PA), wrote to federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler to request that as the FCC completes it

Ending Cable Signal Leakage Rules for Fiber Builds

Are there ways to reduce burdens on small cable providers without undermining the Federal Communications Commission’s overall mission and requirements?

Remarks of FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai, "A Digital Empowerment Agenda"

I believe everyone should have online opportunity. I know there’s virtually no limit to what Americans who are disconnected today could achieve tomorrow if they were participants in, rather than spectators of, the digital economy.

Incentive Auction Second Stage: Same as the First? Not Exactly.

On September 13 at 10:00 AM ET bidding resumes in the Incentive Auction with the opening of Stage 2. We wanted to take a moment to preview what happens next and describe how this stage will be different from Stage 1.