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Sources: Sen. Commerce Floats Retrans Remake

Under a proposal reportedly being floated to broadcast and cable execs at a meeting requested by the Senate Commerce Committee Friday, cable subs...

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Senate Commerce Meeting With Broadcasters, Cable Ops Over STELA

According to sources, the Senate Commerce Committee is holding meetings with representatives of the National Association of Broadcasters and...

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Republican Congressman Sends Bibles to His Fellow Legislators

A Mississippi Congressman who belongs to the Republican House Whip leadership has sent copies of the Holy Bible to all members of...

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IRD Thanks Rep. Wolf Spotlighting Iraqi Christians' Plight

WASHINGTON, August 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Over the past two weeks, U.S. Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA) has given a series of...

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Wyden calls for short-term ban on Internet tax

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) called on the Senate to pass a short-term extension of a ban on Internet access taxes...

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House Republicans Seek Documents on FCC ‘Grain’ Waiver

House Republicans have launched an investigation into how the FCC granted a waiver to minority-run Grain Management to bid in the upcoming...

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Should a Special Counsel Investigate the IRS Targeting of Conservatives?

WASHINGTON – At a Wednesday House committee hearing, experts debated whether or not a special counsel should be appointed to investigate...

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Markey Raises Broadband Bill Cramming Issue

The wireless cramming issue may be migrating to wired broadband bills in general, with a push from Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.)...

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Waxman Takes Issue With Republican Knock on FCC

In his opening statement for a markup on several bills, House Energy & Commerce Committee ranking member Henry Waxman...

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House E&C Passes E-LABEL Act

The House Energy & Commerce Committee has approved the E-LABEL Act (the Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act...

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