New Bipartisan House Bill Pushes Broadband Mapping Challenge Process

Reps. Bob Latta (R-OH) and Peter Welch (D-VT) have introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives a bill that would require the Federal Communications...

FCC Seeks Focused Additional Comment in C-Band Proceeding

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC or Commission) International and Wireless Telecommunications Bureaus (collectively, the Bureaus) have issued a Public Notice seeking further...

NTIA Head David Redl Stepping Down

David Redl, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, and Administrator of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is reportedly resigning from his position....

FCC Denies China Mobile Application to Provide Service in US

The FCC has announced that it has denied an application submitted by China Mobile USA to provide telecommunications services between the United State and...

FCC Seeks Comment on Toll Free Number Auction

The FCC has announced that it will conduct its first-ever auction to distribute certain toll free numbers. Specifically, the Public Notice (FCC 19-41) adopted...

FCC Seeks Comment on Bidirectional Sharing Pursuant to RAY BAUM’S Act...

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC or Commission) Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) and Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) have issued a Public...

FCC Finalizes Tariff Review Plans; Clarifies Eligible Recovery for LECs

The FCC has released an Order, which among other things, finalizes the Tariff Review Plans (TRPs) used by Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers (ILECs) to...

FCC Releases Report on Broadband Deployment in Indian Country

The FCC has released its Report on Broadband Deployment in Indian Country, pursuant to Section 508(a)(1) of the RAY BAUM’s Act of 2018. Last...

FCC Approves Environmental Sensing Capabilities for the 3.5 GHz Band

The Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) and Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) have issued a Public Notice approving...

$65.7M in Revised A-CAM Funding to Bring Faster Broadband to Over...

The FCC has authorized $65.7 million in revised Alternative Connect America Cost Model (A-CAM) funding to 186 rate-of-return carriers that will bring...