Phillip Berenbroick

How the Sprint/T-Mobile Merger Would Harm Consumers, Competition and Jobs

Today, Americans can choose between four nationwide wireless carriers – but that choice is now threatened by the proposed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile.

FCC Action on Wireless Infrastructure Hamstrings Cities but Won’t Spur More 5G Deployment

While the Federal Communications Commission is correct to take steps to promote broadband deployment (like its recent Order promoting a one-touch-make ready regime for pole attachments), its proposal to limit state and local oversight of wireless

House Commerce Takes on Paid Prioritization, an Essential Tenet to the Open Internet

[Commentary] On April 17, the House Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology will hold a hearing on paid prioritization -- an issue that is central to the net neutrality debate.

Something Strange Is Going on With This FCC Reauthorization Bill, and It Isn’t Good

Recently, the House of Representatives approved H.R. 4986 -- a bill that, among other things, reauthorizes the Federal Communications Commission and approves the agency’s funding for fiscal years 2019 and 2020.

FCC Chairman Pai Plans to Put an End to the US Commitment to Universal Service and Affordability

[Commentary] Under the guise of promoting network investment and deployment and enhancing consumer choice, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai’s attack on the Lifeline program does the complete opposite. His plan proposes to kick a

Public Knowledge Responds to NYC Complaint Alleging Verizon Breached Deployment Promise

The allegations that Verizon has failed to build out to nearly a million New York City households it is obligated to serve are troubling.

Public Knowledge Opposes Rep Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) Nomination for OMB Director

Public Knowledge joins a coalition of consumer, labor, small business, and environmental groups in a letter opposing the nomination of Rep Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) as Director of the Office of Management and Budget.

Public Knowledge Files FCC Reply Comments Supporting Competitive Business Data Service Markets

Public Knowledge, along with other public interest organizations [including the Benton Foundation], filed reply comments in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on competition in the high-speed