FCC Proposes Rules to Combat 911 Fee Diversion

The FCC has adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) implementing the Don't Break Up the T-Band Act of 2020, requiring the...

FCC Adopts Order Extending Filing Deadline for Rural Health Care Program

The FCC has extended the funding year 2021 application filing deadline for the Rural Health Care (RHC) Program until June 1, 2021....

FCC Seeks Comment on Petitions to Use E-Rate Program Funding for...

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) has issued a Public Notice seeking comment on allowing E-Rate funding to be used to...

Agenda for February 17 FCC Open Meeting

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) published the tentative agenda for its February 2021 Open Meeting. The meeting schedule for Wednesday,...

Simington Appointments Advisors, Confidential Assistant, and Staff Assistant

Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) Commissioner Nathan Simington has appointed several advisors to his staff including Carolyn Roddy, Erin Boone, and...

Rosenworcel Announces Staff Appointments

Acting Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) Chair Jessica Rosenworcel has announced a slew of new appointments.  P. Michele Ellison has been...

Biden Names Commissioner Rosenworcel as Interim FCC Chairwoman

President Biden has named current Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel as interim Chairwoman of the FCC.  President Biden is expected...

FCC Denies NTIA Petition to Stay Ligado Order and Authorization

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) has denied the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) request to stay the Ligado Order...

FCC’s Annual Broadband Deployment Report Shows Digital Divide Closing

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has released its annual Broadband Deployment Report, which shows rapid and significant progress in closing...

FCC Adopts Order Waiving Telehealth Rates Database for Rural Alaska

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has waived the requirement to use the Rates Database to calculate rural rates for healthcare...