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October 13, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Delta Communications Status Report for October 13, 2020

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October 13, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces 386 Applicants Qualified to Bid in Broadband Auction

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October 13, 2020 - News Release

Chairman Pai Praises Winners of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics

October 13, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces First Funding in E-Rate Second Application Window

October 13, 2020 - Speech

Comm. Starks at 9th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference

October 13, 2020 - Statement

Rosenworcel Releases Second Episode With Female Superintendents

October 12, 2020 - Public Notice

FCC Continues to Narrow Disaster Reporting Area for Hurricane Delta

October 12, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Delta Communications Status Report for October 12, 2020

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October 12, 2020 - Speech

Chairman Pai at 9th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference

October 12, 2020 - Speech

FCC Chief of Staff Matthew Berry at Spectrum Management Conference

October 11, 2020 - Public Notice

FCC Further Narrows Disaster Reporting Area for Hurricane Delta

October 11, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Delta Communications Status Report for October 11, 2020

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October 10, 2020 - Public Notice

FCC Narrows Disaster Information Reporting Area for Hurricane Delta

October 10, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Delta Communications Status Report for October 10, 2020

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October 9, 2020 - News Release

FCC Modernizes Rules for Toll Free Calls

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October 9, 2020 - Order on Review

FCC Safeguards Integrity of USF Contributions

October 9, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces Axel Rodriguez as New Field Director

October 8, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces List of Eligible Areas for RDOF Auction Bidding

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October 7, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces Winners of Chairman's Accessibility Awards

October 6, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for October Open Meeting

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October 6, 2020 - Speech

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to the International Regulators' Forum

October 5, 2020 - Statement

Carr Announces Tower Site Order

October 5, 2020 - Statement

Comm'r Rosenworcel on FCC's Latest Move to Harm Net Neutrality

October 5, 2020 - Statement

Rosenworcel Hosts Two-Part Conversation With Five Superintendents

October 2, 2020 - R&O/NPRM

FCC Reforms IP CTS Rates and Proposes IP CTS Quality Metrics

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October 2, 2020 - Notice of Inquiry

FCC Seeks To Combat 911 Fee Diversion

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October 2, 2020 - Order

FCC Expands Access to and Investment in the 4.9 GHz Band

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October 2, 2020 - Public Notice

WRC Advisory Committee Schedules 2nd Meeting for October 20, 2020

October 2, 2020 - Statement

Chairman Pai Welcomes Supreme Court Review of Prometheus Decision

October 2, 2020 - Statement

O'Rielly Stmt on Supreme Court Agreeing to Hear FCC v Prometheus Radio

October 2, 2020 - News Release

FCC Reaches Settlements for Not Filing 911 Reliability Certifications

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October 2, 2020 - Report and Order

FCC Seeks to Facilitate 5G in the 3.45-3.55 GHz Band

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October 2, 2020 - Statement

Carr Welcomes Supreme Court Review of Media Regulations

October 2, 2020 - News Release

Chairman Pai Announces Glenn Woroch as New Chief Economist

October 1, 2020 - Report and Order

FCC Improves Transparency and Timeliness of Foreign Ownership Review

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October 1, 2020 - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

FCC Seeks Comment on TCPA Exemptions Under the TRACED Act

October 1, 2020 - Report and Order

FCC Adopts New Rules to Combat Spoofed Robocalls

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October 1, 2020 - Forfeiture Order

FCC Fines Sandwich Isles $49.6 million for Fraud on USF

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October 1, 2020 - Report and Order

FCC Modernizes Cable Service Change Notification Rules

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October 1, 2020 - News Release

FCC, Rural Providers Collaborate on Broadband for Low-Income Students

September 30, 2020 - Report and Order

FCC Eliminates Outdated Cable Operator Interest Records Rules

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September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Fines Sandwich Isles Over $49 Million for Defrauding USF

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September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Announces Excellence in Economics, Engineering Award Winners

September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Reforms IP Captioned Telephone Service Rates

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September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Modernizes Cable Service Change Notification Rules

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September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Opens Inquiry Into 911 Fee Diversion

September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Improves Foreign Ownership Review Process

September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Expands Access to and Investment in the 4.9 GHz Band

September 30, 2020 - News Release

FCC Seeks to Facilitate 5G in the 3.45-3.55 GHz Band

September 29, 2020 - News Release

FCC Eliminates Outdated Cable Operator Interest Records Rules

September 29, 2020 - News Release

FCC Adopts New Rules to Combat Spoofed Robocalls

September 29, 2020 - Sunshine

Deletion of Items from September 30, 2020 Open Meeting

September 29, 2020 - Order on Reconsideration

FCC Resolves Auction 904 Reconsideration Petitions Ahead of Bidding

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September 29, 2020 - News Release

What They Are Saying About Chairman Pai's 3.45-3.55 GHz Proposal

September 29, 2020 - Public Notice

WTB Opens Window for C-Band Transition Plan Amendments

September 25, 2020 - Speech

Commissioner Starks Remarks to Black Is Tech Conference

September 25, 2020 - Order

WTB Announces C-Band Relocation Coordinator

September 24, 2020 - Speech

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to the Prague 5G Security Conference

September 24, 2020 - Public Notice

WRC-23 Advisory Committee Meeting of IWG-2

September 23, 2020 - Sunshine

FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting Wednesday, September 30, 2020

September 23, 2020 - Speech

Chairman Pai's Remarks on Telehealth to the Health Innovation Alliance

September 22, 2020 - News Release

Chairman Pai Calls for State Action on In-State Inmate Calling Rates

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September 21, 2020 - Speech

Chairman Ajit Pai at the National Tribal Broadband Summit

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September 21, 2020 - Public Notice

FCC Deactivates Disaster Information Reporting for Hurricane Sally

September 21, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Sally Communications Status Report for September 21, 2020

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September 21, 2020 - Speech

Pai Remarks to the Tower Providers and Infrastructure Association

September 20, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Sally Communications Status Report for September 20, 2020

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September 19, 2020 - Public Notice

Hurricane Sally Communications Status Report for September 19, 2020

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Articles of Interest 

FCC Approves All-Digital Option for AM

The Federal Communications Commission will allow U.S. AM radio station owners...

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TV Repack Causing Interference to Mobile Comms in Major Cities, LMCC Says

According to an LMCC filing to the FCC from August, there have been multiple instances of new DTV stations...

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Court Wants Oral Argument on Calif. Net Neutrality Law Challenge

The state enacted the law after the FCC's Restoring Internet Freedom (RIF) order repealed net neutrality rules against...

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FCC Proposes Expanded Disclosure Rules For Foreign Programming Providers

In a move to make it easier for listeners and viewers to become aware of foreign-sponsored content...

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Supremes’ Thomas Lays Down Section 230 Marker

Justice Clarence Thomas has weighed in strongly on the side of those who argue the lower courts have stretched...

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House Bill Would Limit White House Ability to Curtail Internet Access

The bipartisan bill offered by Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., and Morgan Griffith, R-Va., would limit the...

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Lou Gossett Jr, Tatyana Ali & Alan Powell Star in Pure Flix Entertainment's All-New Powerful Film

The powerful film is centered around a small town stricken with a crisis...

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Chinese Communist Officials Bulldoze Gravestones of 20 Christian Missionaries

Thousands of Chinese people reportedly came to accept Christianity due to their sharing of the gospel message with them.

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FCC's Johnson Defends Authority to Clarify Ambiguities in Sec. 230

FCC chairman Ajit Pai announced last week the FCC would respond to President Trump's petition--filed by the...

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Rural Groups Push for TV White Space to Expand Rural Broadband

A group pushing for the utilization of unused television signals to increase rural connectivity...

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China bans copying of hymns, punishes Christians who print religious materials

China has been tightening restrictions on the distribution of religious materials in recent months by threatening fines...

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Justice Dept. to File Landmark Antitrust Case Against Google

The litigation marks the government’s most significant act to protect competition since its groundbreaking case against Microsoft...

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Samaritan’s Purse Deploys Emergency Field Hospital to Bahamas Amid Coronavirus Crisis

After treating hundreds of COVID-19 patients in New York and Italy, Samaritan’s Purse is now building an emergency field hospital...

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Pai: FCC Will Clarify Sec. 230

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has signaled he plans to follow President Trump's lead and "clarify"...

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DOJ shoots down DirecTV and Dish merger again

Regulators with the DOJ’s antitrust division recently informed executives of AT&T that a marriage between DirecTV and Dish would likely...

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U.S. Chamber Backs Comcast in Viamedia Suit

The chamber has filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court arguing that Comcast did not unlawfully refuse...

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New York Regulator Urges Oversight for Social-Media Giants

New York’s top financial watchdog said a dedicated regulator should oversee large social-media platforms...

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Justice Thomas Has Sec. 230 Expansion Issues

Said High Court should take up lower court expansion of immunity.

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Facebook Has Removed the Page of Restored Hope Network

While no explanation was given as to why the page was taken down, the ministry believes the social media giant's...

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'Open Your Church': John MacArthur Urges Pastors to Reopen Churches

MacArthur noted that a double standard has been evident among the Health Department who have kept churches...

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Greg Laurie Is Set to Return to the Pulpit on Sunday

After testing positive for COVID-19, author and pastor Greg Laurie will return to the pulpit on Sunday...

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FCC Addresses Reconsideration Petitions on FM Translator Interference Rules

While many organizations cheered the way in which the Federal Communications Commission revamped...

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Judge Sides With Capitol Hill Baptist Church Against DC Mayor's Coronavirus Rules

A Washington, D.C., judge filed a temporary injunction Friday allowing Capitol Hill Baptist Church to hold outdoor services...

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FCC Sets September 2022 Date For FMs To File For TV Repack Reimbursements

Owners of FM stations impacted by the television repack will have until Sept. 5, 2022 to submit reimbursement claims...

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The Supreme Court Will Reshape TV’s Megamerger Future

In Washington, when the future of TV comes up, talk often turns to the future viability of local news outlets...

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Federal court rules California seminary can expel two students who entered into gay marriage

Ruling recognizes religious liberty exemption for faith-based schools.

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FCC Grants NAB White Spaces Adjacent-Channel Protections

Given that the FCC was likely to have the votes to expand unlicensed use—the Democratic commissioners historically support expanded...

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Iranian Pastor's Punishment by Islamic Republic for 'Christian Activities' Draws International Outcry

The plight of an Iranian pastor being held in one of the world's worst prisons continues to garner international attention.

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Advertisers Warn Against Overregulating Big Tech

The report's legislative recommendations included "structural separation and line of business restrictions."

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Congressional antitrust report rips tech firms for stifling competition

The Democratic report — which was crafted over 15 months using more than a million documents...

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