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FCC, FTC Demand Gateway Providers Block COVID-19 Related Scam Robocalls

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have warned gateway providers facilitating COVID-19 related scam robocalls originating overseas...

FCC Proposes $6 Million Fine Against TracFone for Violating Lifeline Program...

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), in a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture (NAL), has proposed a fine of $6,013,000...

Tentative Agenda for April 23 FCC Open Meeting

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has released the tentative agenda for its April 2020 Open Meeting, which is scheduled to...

FCC Extends Supply Chain Information Collection Deadline Until May 22nd

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) and Office of Economic Analysis (OEA) have released an Order granting a 30 day extension of time for...

FCC Waives and Extends E-Rate filing and Service Implementation Deadlines due...

To provide relief to E-Rate program participants in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has temporarily waived...

FCC Issues Order to Keep Lifeline Subscribers Connected During COVID-19

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), in an Order, has waived several rules that would otherwise result in de-enrollment of subscribers...

FCC Allows ETCs to Use High-Cost Support More Broadly

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), in an Order, has allowed competitive eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) to use their high-cost legacy...

FCC Seeks Comment on Rule Changes Governing Resolution of Program Carriage...

The FCC has initiated a rulemaking proceeding seeking comments on proposed changes to its procedural rules governing the resolution of program carriage...

FCC Proposes Detariffing Measures to Simplify Consumers’ Telephone Bills

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has proposed to eliminate tariffing of end user interstate access charges included on consumers’ local...

FCC Seeks Comment on Modifying the Rules Governing Significant Viewed Stations

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) seeks comment, in a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), on its methodology for determining whether...