Federal Communications Commission
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government, created by Congressional statute (see 47 U.S.C. § 151 and 47 U.S.C. § 154) to ...
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Verizon Is Paying Up For Stuffing Your Phone Bill With Bogus Charges
If you've ever taken a close look at your phone bill, you may have noticed some suspicious numbers. These additional charges, usually for some add-on service you never requested, have been crammed int...
AT&T Chairman To Sue The FCC Over Net Neutrality
The FCC won't be able to regulate the internet unless it's reclassified as a Title II service.
It is now a legal requirement for major US carriers to unlock your phones
A huge agreement between the FCC and the United States' major carriers has gone into effect starting today that requires carriers to provide unlocking services and mechanisms for any phones that meet ...
Network neutrality in the United States
In the United States, net neutrality has been an issue of contention among network users and access providers since the 1990s. Until 2015, there were no clear legal restrictions against practices impe...
FCC regulations on children's programming
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the United States of America, established by the Communications Act of 1934, is in place in order to regulate interstate and international communications...
Communications Decency Act
The Communications Decency Act of 1996 (CDA), also known by some legislators as the "Great Cyberporn Panic of 1995", was the first notable attempt by the United States Congress to regulate pornographi...
WJNT
WJNT (1180 AM) is a radio station licensed to Pearl, Mississippi. WJNT is currently owned by Alpha Media through licensee Alpha Media Licensee LLC and its sister stations are WJMI, WKXI-FM, WOAD, WRKS...
MVDDS dispute
The MVDDS dispute refers to several legal disputes and political controversies that surrounded Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval of MVDDS terrestrial wireless broadband technology. The...
Federal Communication Commission
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government, created by Congressional statute (see 47 U.S.C. § 151 and 47 U.S.C. § 154) to ...
Federal Communication Commission - Wikipedia
List of chairmen of the Federal Communications Commission
The following is a list of the chairmen of the Federal Communications Commission.
Mark Lloyd
Mark Lloyd was associate general counsel and Chief Diversity Officer at the Federal Communications Commission of the United States from 2009-2012. He was previously the vice president for strategic in...
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Hush-A-Phone v. United States
Hush-A-Phone v. United States, 238 F.2d 266 (D.C. Cir. 1956) was a seminal ruling in United States telecommunications law decided by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Hush-A-Phone Corporation market...
Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act of 2005
The Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act of 2005 (S.193.ENR) is an enrolled bill, passed by both Houses of the 109th United States Congress, to increase the fines and penalties for violating the prohibit...
Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2013
The Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2013 (H.R. 2844) is a bill that passed the United States House of Representatives during the 113th United States Congress. The bill...
Matthew Berry (politician)
Matthew B. "Matt" Berry (born September 27, 1972) is a Republican Party politician and attorney. He challenged Military veteran Patrick Murray in the 2010 Republican primary election in Virginia's 8th...
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Blue Book (FCC)
On March 7, 1946 the Federal Communications Commission of the United States issued a report on Public Service Responsibility for Broadcast Licensees, nicknamed The Blue Book, reminding radio and telev...
Fleeting expletive
A fleeting expletive is a non-scripted verbal profanity or obscenity expressed and broadcast during a live television broadcast or radio broadcast. The term appears primarily in discussions of United...
Technical Advisory Council
The Technical Advisory Council, or TAC, is a federal advisory committee of the Federal Communications Commission and the FCC's Office of Engineering and Technology (OET). Its mandate is to provide the...
Federal Radio Commission
The Federal Radio Commission (FRC) was a government body that regulated radio use in the United States from its creation in 1926 until its replacement by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in...
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Government-access television
Government-access television (GATV) is a type of specialty television channel created by government entities (generally local governments) and broadcast over cable TV systems or, in some cases, over-t...
FCC Network Study Committee
On July 20, 1955, the Federal Communications Commission, of the FCC, established the FCC Network Study Committee. It was composed of George C. McConnaughey, Chairman, and Commissioners Rosel H. Hyde, ...
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