FCC Issues Report Confirming Cell Phone Devices in Compliance with RF...

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has issued a report summarizing the results of its radio frequency (RF) radiation testing on...

Bureau Solicits Input on Call Blocking Report

The Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC or Commission) Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (Bureau) has issued a Public Notice soliciting input for the...

Bureaus Impose Temporary Filing Freeze on Applications for Certain 5.9 GHz...

The Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (collectively “Bureaus”) issued a Public Notice announcing a temporary filing freeze on...

FCC Issues Report Showing Unacceptable Diversion of 911 Fees

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has issued a report showing that nearly $198 million in 911 fees collected by states...

FCC Announces Improved Wireless Emergency Alerts

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has announced the availability of numerous enhancements to wireless emergency alerts that will help Americans...

CAF-II Funding Authorized to Satellite and Rural Broadband Providers

The FCC has authorized over $89 million in Connect America Fund Phase II (CAF-II) funding to six companies, including Viasat, to bring...

WCB Announces Next National Lifeline Eligibility Verifier Launch in Three States

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC or Commission) Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has issued a Public Notice announcing that the National Lifeline Eligibility...

FCC Admonishes and Cites ISPs for Failure to Comply with the...

The FCC’s Enforcement Bureau (EB) has issued sixteen Admonishment Orders and eight Citation and Orders (collectively, “Orders”) to Internet Service Providers (ISPs)...

E-rate Category Two Budget Order Released

The Federal Communications Commission has released the long-awaited Category Two Budget Order making the budget mechanism permanent starting with the 2021 Funding...

E-rate Funding Year 2020 Eligible Services List Adopted

The FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has released the Funding Year 2020 Eligible Services List (ESL).  There were no changes to the...