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...

FCC Adopts Rules Cracking Down on Spoofed Robocalls

The FCC has announced that it has adopted rules requiring implementation of caller ID authentication using technical standards known as STIR/SHAKEN.  The newly adopted...

FCC Grants Rural ISPs Temporary Access to 5.9 GHz Spectrum

The FCC has announced that the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) has granted temporary spectrum access to 33 wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) serving 300...

FCC Provides Relief for RHC Program Amid COVID-19

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has taken a number of steps to assist the Rural Health Care (RHC) program, including...