Policymakers

Profiles of the people who make or influence communications policy.

Commissioner Rosenworcel on Commissioner Clyburn's Departure Announcement

Commissioner Clyburn has been a forceful advocate for change, for equal opportunity, and for closing the digital divide. It was a privilege to support her historymaking leadership as Acting Chairwoman.

Statement Of Commissioner Brendan Carr On Commissioner Clyburn's Announcement That She Is Departing The FCC

Commissioner Clyburn has been a strong and dynamic member of the Commission. I would like to thank Commissioner Clyburn for her many years of dedicated service to the FCC.

Statement of Commissioner Michael O'Rielly on Commissioner Clyburn

“I am saddened to hear my friend and colleague, Commissioner Clyburn, announce her intention to leave the Commission in the very near future.

Chairman Pai Statement On Commissioner Clyburn's Announcement

I congratulate Commissioner Clyburn on her distinguished tenure at the FCC. She has been a tremendous leader and a committed public servant throughout her time here.

The FCC loses a fierce consumer advocate as Mignon Clyburn resigns

Commissioner Mignon Clyburn is leaving the Federal Communications Commission after nine years of service.

Former CEO of Alaska Telecom Firm Accused of Fraud

Elizabeth Ann Pierce, the former chief executive of an Alaska telecommunications company, has been arrested after federal prosecutors accused her of forging contracts to induce firms to make more than $250 million in investments.

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny to Resign

I announce my resignation from my position as Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission, effective April 28, 2018.

CLIC Strongly Rebukes FCC BDAC Process and Outcome

In a strongly-worded letter submitted on April 12, 2018, CLIC has communicated to the Federal Communications Commission its deep concerns regarding the selection process and associated restrictive outcomes of its Broadband Deployment Advisory Coun

FTC Pick Pledges to Monitor Tech Giants

Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, the last of President Donald Trump’s nominees for the Federal Trade Commission, said if selected she would keep a close eye on whether major tech companies are using anti-competitive or deceptive tactics amid growing conce

Chairman Pai Announces the Appointment of a New Member of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee

This Public Notice serves as notice that Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai has appointed David Young to serve on the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC) as a representative of the National League of Cities.