FCC Issues Second RDOF ETC Designation Order

The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has issued a second order designating Eligible Telecommunications Carriers (ETC) for the Rural Digital...

FCC Announces Funding for 469 Winning RDOF Auction Bids

The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB), Rural Broadband Auctions Task Force (RBATF), and Office of Economics and Analytics (OEA) (together,...

WTB Seeks Comment on Permitting Stratospheric-Based Platform Services to Provide Broadband...

The Wireless Telecommunications Bureau has released a Public Notice seeking comment on a proposal to permit High Altitude Platform Stations and similar...

WCB Adopts Protective Order for Robocall Mitigation Database Filings

The FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau has adopted a Protective Order that sets out rules to limit access to proprietary and confidential information...

FCC Seeks Comment on Request for Waiver of Certain General Mobile...

The FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau is seeking comment on the Midland Radio Corporation’s petition for a waiver of certain FCC rules governing...

Wireline Competition Bureau Extends Temporary Waiver of E-Rate Program’s Gift Rule

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on E-Rate Program participants, the FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau has extended its temporary waiver of...

Agenda for October FCC Open Meeting

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) has published the tentative agenda for its October 2021 Open Meeting.  The meeting is scheduled...

FCC Commissioner Simington Announces Staff Changes

FCC Commissioner Nathan Simington has announced multiple staff changes.  Marco Peraza will replace Carolyn Roddy, who is departing to the join the...

FCC Seeks Comment on Spectrum for Internet of Things

As directed by Congress in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, the FCC is seeking comment on current and...

FCC Proposes Rules to Combat Illegal Robocalls

In an effort to mitigate foreign-originated illegal robocalls, the FCC has proposed rules that would impose comprehensive requirements on domestic gateway providers. ...