FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly

Repairing the Must Vote Timing

While I previously proposed fixes to improve the circulation process by making the documents public and addressing what amounts to stale items and those converted to Open Meeting items, we also need to update and improve the process for voting cir

Commissioner O'Rielly Remarks at the Future of Internet Freedom Event

After the painful and demoralizing 2015 decision to insert government regulations into the middle of the greatest man-made invention of our time, I was never quite sure that this day would come. The Commission had no enforceable net neutrality rul

Stop the Next Internet Power Grab

[Commentary] The Constitution’s Commerce Clause provides Congress with the power to regulate interstate commerce.

Statement of Commissioner Michael O'Rielly on the Commission's Extensive December Agenda

I thank the Chairman for circulating the items for the December meeting and look forward to reading each one.The time has come to overturn the market disrupting net neutrality and common carrier regulations that sacrificed decades of precedent and

Remarks of Commissioner O'Rielly Before the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee

The barriers preventing providers from bringing fixed and wireless broadband throughout our nation have increased despite the existence of this committee. The barriers being imposed are not caused by

Commissioner O'Rielly Remarks before the Media Institute Luncheon

Defending the First Amendment: I think you will find the current Commission to be a great partner in the effort to ensure a free press, primarily by not intervening in the area.

Remarks of Commissioner O'Rielly Before the American Legislative Exchange Council's Spring Task Force Summit

The members of the American Legislative Exchange Council can serve an important role as the new Federal Communications Commission seeks to restore free market principles to broadband offerings.

Comm O'Rielly Remarks at ACA International's Washington Insights Conference

Thank you for inviting me to join you today to discuss the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, or TCPA. The D.C.

Commissioner O'Rielly Statement on Resignation of USAC CEO

The departure of its CEO presents an opportunity for the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) to clean up its act.

Commissioner O'Rielly Statement on DC Circuit Decision

I disagreed with the Court’s 2016 split decision, and also disagree with the split decision not to reconsider the matter en banc.