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House Hearing Highlights Four Years Of FCC Accomplishments

On Sep 21, 2020
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The FCC has actioned hundreds of items to bridge the digital divide, promote infrastructure investment, protect consumers, enhance public safety, and modernize regulation--voting bipartisan 90 percent of the time.

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House hearing highlights four years of FCC accomplishments https://t.co/9yYLah4k2S by @RoslynLayton
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House Hearing Highlights Four Years Of FCC Accomplishments

House Hearing Highlights Four Years Of FCC Accomplishments

The FCC has actioned hundreds of items to bridge the digital divide, promote infrastructure investment, protect consumers, enhance public safety, and modernize regulation--voting bipartisan ...

FCC clarifies cell tower rules to speed up 5G deployment

FCC clarifies cell tower rules to speed up 5G deployment

The agency's rules will further limit the power of municipalities as carriers deploy 5G.

FCC's Pai set to visit White House, announce Dec. 10 start for 3rd millimeter wave auction

FCC's Pai set to visit White House, announce Dec. 10 start for 3rd millimeter wave auction

At a White House event today with President Donald Trump, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is expected to announce a Dec. 10 start date for the third millimeter wave spectrum auction and a plan to ...

FCC pauses T-Mobile US/Sprint merger review again

FCC pauses T-Mobile US/Sprint merger review again

With a House hearing looming and reported skepticism in the DoJ, T-Mobile and Sprint continue to iterate their pitch for a $26 billion merger.

The U.S. just took a key step to making 5G smartphones a reality

The U.S. just took a key step to making 5G smartphones a reality

The FCC plans a series of spectrum auctions which will help the U.S. maintain the lead in 5G development, agency chairman Ajit Pai says. AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint, which are seeking to ...

Absence of Mid-Band Spectrum Clouds Trump's 5G Proclamations

Absence of Mid-Band Spectrum Clouds Trump's 5G Proclamations

President Trump hosted a 5G-themed press conference with the chairman of the FCC - but the event didn't cover many of the hot-button 5G issues that those in the industry are worried about.

FCC to start 5G spectrum auction on Dec 10 to sell 3,400 MHz

FCC to start 5G spectrum auction on Dec 10 to sell 3,400 MHz

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) aims to start its third 5G spectrum auction on December 10, 2019. FCC will be selling 3,400 MHz in three different — 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz — ...

President Trump, FCC announce new 5G spectrum auction, $20.4B rural fund

President Trump, FCC announce new 5G spectrum auction, $20.4B rural fund

Trump said equity of access, particularly in rural areas that don't have access to broadband, is at the center of both announcements.

FCC approves T-Mobile-Sprint merger despite lawsuit, antitrust concerns

FCC approves T-Mobile-Sprint merger despite lawsuit, antitrust concerns

“This merger will combine two of the four nationwide competitors in the wireless industry in the United States. As a result, three companies will control 99 percent of the wireless market."

What They Are Saying: E&C Republican Broadband Bills Will Help Close Digital Divide

What They Are Saying: E&C Republican Broadband Bills Will Help Close Digital Divide

Washington, DC – Energy and Commerce Republicans last week released 26 bills to help accelerate broadband deployment and close the digital divide. Here’s what members and stakeholders are ...