Federal Communications Commission

Infrastructure Month at the FCC

To bring the benefits of the digital age to all Americans, the Federal Communications Commission needs to make it easier for companies to build and expand broadband networks.

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For April 2017 Open Meeting

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the April Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 20, 2017:

Chairman Pai Remarks at FirstNet Signing Ceremony

Today’s signing ceremony is the capstone to many years of hard work by the public safety community. So I’d like to thank them as well, and especially Chief Harlan McEwen, for helping get us to this point.

Remarks of FCC Commissioner Clyburn at the 5th Annual Telehealth Summit of South Carolina

Previously I have asked, what additional steps can the Federal Communications Commission take to maximize the benefits and opportunities, of the agency’s Healthcare Connect Fund (HCF).

FCC Chairman Pai's Response to Senators Regarding the E-Rate Modernization Progress Report

On March 7, a dozen US senators wrote to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai with “serious reservations” about his decision to “set aside, rescind, and retract” the FCC’s E-rate Modernization Progress Report.

FCC Chairman Pai on the Future of Broadband in the Lifeline Program

As we implement the Lifeline program—as with any program we administer—we must follow the law.

FCC Extends Deadline for Boomerang to Shed Lifeline Broadband Customers

In this Order, the Federal Communications Commission extend the deadline for Boomerang Wireless to notify, de-enroll, and transition subscribers currently receiving a Lifeline-supported broadband Internet access service (BIAS) in service areas whe

Remarks of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai at the U.S. -- India Business Council

Our top priority so long as I serve as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is to close what I’ve called the digital divide—the gap between those with access to next-generation technologies and those without.

FCC Proposes To Release 4G LTE Mobile Speed Data To Facilitate Implementation Of Mobility Fund II Support

Previously, the Federal Communications Commission affirmed that it sought to promote the deployment of 4G LTE in all areas where it would not be offered by the private sector in the absence of universal service support.

FCC Chairman Pai on Congressional Resolution Disapproving Privacy Regulations

Last year, the Federal Communications Commission pushed through, on a party-line vote, privacy regulations designed to benefit one group of favored companies over another group of disfavored companies.