Federal Communications Commission

FCC Announces May 6 E-rate Modernization Workshop

The Federal Communications Commission will host an E-rate Modernization Workshop on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 in the Commission Meeting Room (TW-C305).

FCC Announces Agenda For April 17-18 Workshop On Technology Transition And Public Safety

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) provides an initial agenda and session participant information for the workshop on “Public Safety Imperatives for All-IP Networks” scheduled for April 17, 2014 and April 18, 2014 in Washington, DC.

FCC to Hold Workshop In Honor Of Older Americans Month

In recognition of Older Americans Month, the Federal Communications Commission’s Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau will host a workshop on May 22, 2014, in Washington, DC.

Modernizing E-Rate for Indian Country

Acting on the Federal Communications Commission’s commitments, I took my first trip to Indian Country as FCC Chairman, visiting the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

FCC Chairman Wheeler Applauds DOJ Indictment of Three Men On Lifeline Fraud Charges

The Department of Justice charged three men with allegedly defrauding the FCC’s Lifeline program of approximately $32 million.

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler issued this statement:

Remarks of FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai Before The 2014 Spring Meeting Of WTA -- Advocates For Rural Broadband

On April 9, 2014, Commissioner Ajit Pai of the FCC delivered remarks at the Spring Conference of WTA -- Advocates for Rural Broadband.

Prepared Remarks Of FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler NAB Show, Las Vegas

I want to focus on three opportunities: the opportunities to provide over-the-top services built around news and information; the opportunities inherent in the Incentive Auction; and the opportunities created as we contemplate a transition to new

FCC Announces That the Applications Proposing The Transfer Of Control Of The Licenses And Authorizations Held By Time Warner Cable And Its Subsidiaries To Comcast Corporation Have Been Filed

On April 8, 2014, Comcast and Time Warner Cable filed applications seeking Federal Communications Commission approval to transfer of control of the licenses and authorizations held by Time Warner Cable and its wholly-owned and controlled subsidiar

Public Safety And Homeland Security Bureau Provides Guidance To 700 MHz Narrowband State Licensees Regarding Interim Substantial Service Benchmark Showing Due On June 13, 2014

The Federal Communications Commission's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau provides guidance to licensees of state channels in the 700 MHz narrowband spectrum (769-775/799-805 MHz), regarding their upcoming interim substantial service ben

National Lifeline Accountability Database Up And Running

The Federal Communications Commission has launched a database designed to eliminate waste from duplicative subscriptions in the Lifeline phone service subsidy program nationwide.