The digital divide disproportionately impacts low-income Americans, and current proposals to Lifeline could make that reality even worse.
The Texas-Mexico border is one of the least connected in the US. A map from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas shows border counties bathed in bright red, meaning less than 60 percent have home access.
The Federal Communications Commission is getting major pushback on its vote to revamp the Lifeline communications subsidy program.
The Federal Communications Commission should create more incentives for companies to deploy service over fixed and mobile wireless networks to undercapitalized communities. One way we can do this, is by making wireless spectrum available through a
Resolution to Ensure that the Federal Lifeline Program Continues to Provide Service to LowIncome Households
Speaking about universal service fund (USF) programs -- high-cost and Lifeline -- and contribution reform ...
Chairman Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the February Open Commission Meeting ...
FCC Chairman Pai's Response to Rep. Matsui Regarding Implementation of the Lifeline National Verifier
On January 31, 2018, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai provided Rep Doris Matsui (D-CA) an update on the FCC's efforts to advance the implementation of the National Life Verifier. Over the last quarter, FCC staff have:
Remarks of FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly Before the Hudson Institute, "A Conservative Perspective"
I would like to discuss how my approach to select communications policies is informed by certain conservative principles, with a fair hint of libertarianism. In my first visit to Hudson, I declared preserving and advancing economic freedom to be m
So which US-based providers got the most amount of federal rural broadband funding in 2017?