Federal Communications Commission

FCC Commissioner Clyburn Invites Additional Submissions for the #Solutions2020 Call to Action Plan

Commissioner Mignon Clyburn of the Federal Communications Commission announced that she is inviting additional “pitch” submissions as a part of the upcoming release of the #Solutions2020 Call to Action Plan.

Disability Advisory Committee Announcement Of Date, Time And Agenda Of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Disability Advisory Committee will take place on Tuesday, December 6, from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time, at the Federal Communications Commission.

Chairman Wheeler's Response to Members of Congress Regarding Access to Diverse Programming

On Sept 27, Reps Karen Bass (D-CA), Adam Schiff (D-CA), Barbara Lee (D-CA), Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ted Lieu (D-CA), Joseph Crowley (D-NY), and Charlie Rangel (D-NY) wrote to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler to "urge you to contin

Wireline Competition Bureau Updates Applicable Rates for Inmate Calling Services

With this Public Notice, we notify providers and consumers of Inmate Calling Services (ICS) of the applicable rates for ICS.

FCC Seeks Public Comment in 2016 Biennial Review of Telecommunications Regulations

The Federal Communications Commission is in the process of conducting its comprehensive 2016 biennial review of telecommunications regulations.

Remarks of Commissioner O'Rielly on Protecting Consumer Privacy and Promoting Innovation in the Internet Era

The Federal Communications Commission recently adopted rules that impose new burdens on supposed “rogue” Internet Service Providers under the guise of protecting consumer privacy.

FCC Adopts CAF Phase II Service Obligations for Alaska Communications Systems

In this Order, the Federal Communications Commission adopts tailored service obligations for Alaska Communications Systems (ACS), a carrier serving a non-contiguous area that elected to receive nearly $20 million annually in Connect America Phase

FCC Consumer Advisory Committee: Announcement of Renewal of Charter, Appointment of Members, Designation of Chairperson, Agenda

By this Public Notice, the Federal Communications Commission announces the renewal of the charter of its Consumer Advisory Committee and appointment of members, designates a Chairperson, and further announces the date, time, and agenda of the Com

Consumer And Governmental Affairs Bureau Seeks Comment On Petitions Concerning The Commission's Rule On Opt-Out Notices On Fax Advertisements

Two petitions have been filed seeking a waiver of section 64.1200(a)(4)(iv) of the Commission’s rules, which requires that an opt-out notice containing certain information be included in fax ads sent to a consumer who has provided prior express in

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For November 2016 Open Meeting

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the November Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 17, 2016: