Press Release

Improving Transparency and Promoting Free Speech in Higher Education

President Donald Trump is signing an Executive Order that promotes free speech on college campuses. Agencies will take appropriate steps to ensure that college and university campuses are places of free thought and debate.

The Next Big Thing

The agenda for the Federal Communications Commission's April open meeting:

European Commission fines Google €1.49 billion for abusive practices in online advertising

The European Commission has fined Google €1.49 billion for breaching European Union antitrust rules.

Apple teams with media literacy programs in the US and Europe

Apple announced a new initiative in support of leading nonprofit organizations in the US and Europe that offer nonpartisan, independent media literacy programs.

House Homeland Security Chairman Thompson: Tech Companies Must Work to Stop Spread of Terrorist Content

After last week’s deadly white-nationalist domestic terror attack on two New Zealand mosques, and the shooter’s concurrent live-stream of the attack, House Homeland Security Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS), has written a letter to the CEOs of four

FY 2020 FCC Budget Estimates to Congress

For Fiscal Year 2020, the Federal Communications Commission is requesting the budget and personnel amounts that are summarized in the bullets below:

FCC Takes Additional Steps to Combat Rural Call Completion Problems

Using new authority granted by Congress, the Federal Communications Commission took additional steps to combat the persistent problem of long-distance calls placed to rural America failing to reach their destination.

FCC Seeks Public Comment on Partitioning, Disaggregation, & Spectrum Leasing Rules

The Federal Communications Commission opened a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to develop a record on whether the existing partitioning, disaggregation, and spectrum leasing rules have succeeded and to evaluate whether they could be modified. Specif

FCC Proposal To Help First Responders Locate 911 Callers In Multi-Story Buildings

The Federal Communications Commission proposed to help first responders more accurately locate people who make wireless 911 calls from multistory buildings.