Federal Communications Commission

"Mapping Broadband Health in America" Provides Data-Driven Tool for Developing Broadband Health Policies and Solutions

The Federal Communications Commission’s Connect2Health Task Force launched the Mapping Broadband Health in America tool, a web-based mapping tool that will enable and inform more efficient, data-driven decision making at the intersection of broadb

Letter from Commissioner Pai to Chris Henderson, CEO of USAC

Thank you very much for your letters regarding the waste, fraud, and abuse that has riddled the Universal Service Fund's Lifeline program since wireless resellers began participating in this program in earnest in 2009.

FCC Reaches $200,000 Settlement With TP-Link In Wi-Fi Router Investigation

The Federal Communications Commission’s Enforcement Bureau has reached a $200,000 settlement with TP-Link, resolving an investigation into certain Wi-Fi routers that were not in full compliance with Commission rules pertaining to power levels.

Sinclair Settles FCC Investigation into Retransmission Negotiation Violations for $9.5 Million

The Federal Communications Commission announced that Sinclair Broadcast Group will pay $9,495,000 to resolve a number of Media Bureau investigations, including the Bureau’s investigation of allegations that Sinclair violated its obligation to nego

FCC Chairman Wheeler Statement On Industry Petitions To Rehear Open Internet Court Case

Industry groups have filed petitions asking for an en banc rehearing of the DC Circuit Court’s decision to uphold the FCC’s Open Internet rules.

FCC Meeting Agenda for August 2016 Open meeting

The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Thursday, August 4, 2016:

FCC to Fine AT&T $106K for Overcharging Florida Schools and E-rate Program

The Federal Communications Commission plans to fine AT&T $106,425 for charging two Florida school districts some of the highest telecommunications rates in the state, in apparent violation of federal law and the FCC’s “lowest corresponding pri

Commissioner O'Rielly Statement on Biennial Review Public Notice

I am pleased that [Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler] has initiated our statutory responsibility under section 11 to review our telecommunications regulations, and I hope my colleagues will vote quickly on this rather clean pr

Chairman Wheeler Statement on Fulfillment of Smartphone Anti-Theft Commitment by CTIA

CTIA and its members understand that smartphone theft remains a serious problem and that anti-theft tools only work if adopted widely. Today, I applaud the wireless industry’s steps to make anti-theft tools accessible and available for consumers.

A Path for Mobility Fund Phase II?

Federal Communications Commission leadership recently indicated that we will issue final rules for a new mobile-only universal service subsidy program by the end of 2016.