Mike O'Rielly is also confirmed as a commissioner
Some 1,700 employees are furloughed since Congress missed the Oct 1, 2013, deadline.
Recent statements by FCC Chairwoman Clyburn and Commissioner Pai have shed light on potential changes to the AM band.
The fight over an unfiltered vs. pay for performance Internet delivery continues, this time with a legal suit.
The FCC has had a hodge-podge of AM tower protection rules that did not apply to all FCC-regulated services. Now there's an effort to correct that.
The first webinar will be held Aug. 20, 2013, from 1 - 2:30 p.m. EDT.
The Children Online Privacy Protection Act has been in effect since 2000, but recent FTC rule changes apply to online data collection methods.
The window will be open from Oct. 15, 2013, until Oct. 29, 2013.
Lee Petro explains the many aspects of the FCC's two-month filing window for applicants with pending FM translators.
She takes over in the interim as the Senate reviews the appointment of Tom Wheeler.
Couldn't attend the 2013 NAB Show? Here are a few highlights.
Wheeler is currently managing director at Core Capital Partners, a venture capital firm based in Washington, DC.
The FCC is moving swiftly to clear out and grant the FM translators that will not preclude future low-power FM (LPFM) stations.
Julius Genachowski was nominated by President Obama and confirmed by the Senate in 2009 for the agency chairmanship.
The Commission currently has three different approval procedures for new and modified equipment, depending on the potential for harm. Rule changes could improve the efficiency of the approval process.
Following a presidential election, other changes in Washington are not uncommon. Lee Petro looks at some of the possible events.
Sounds like an odd mix of topics, but FCC Update covers a lot of ground this month.
Appointed in 2009, Mignon Clyburn completed the remaining term of Jonathan Adelstein.
The awards encourage technological innovation in communication-related areas and to recognize engineers, researchers and other technologists who help the disabled obtain jobs and succeed in their communities.