Bliley Raps `Closed-door Deal-making'
- SBC: Nextel Deal Shows Waivers Work. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;01/31/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p38
Focuses on the deal signed by Nextel Communications Inc. with the United States Federal Communications Commission general counsel. Implication of the deal.
- House panel wraps FCC management investigation. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;10/6/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p11
The article reports that a spokesman for the House Commerce Committee said that the investigation of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has already been concluded. The committee has explored on the management practices of the agency. However, the findings will not be readily informed...
- House Commerce Committee approves FCC budget at '96 level. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;7/15/96, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p9
Reports on the 1997 budget of the Federal Communications Commission approved by the House Commerce Appropriations Committee. Value of budget for direct appropriations and regulatory user fees; Impact of forthcoming congressional elections.
- House committe gets nod to issue Portals subpoenas. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;05/04/98, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p6
Reports that the United States House Commerce Committee, has raise the stakes in its probe of United States Federal Communications Commission's planned headquarters move during the week beginning April 27, 1998, which authorized subpoenas to Portals developers. Names of Portal developers;...
- Tauzin, Bliley support delay of LNP for wireless carriers. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/11/98, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p8
Reports on the United States (US) Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was persuaded by members of the US House Commerce Committee, to delay a requirement which commercial mobile radio service providers implement local number portability (LPN) during 1998. Reference to a petition of the...
- House Republicans ask FCC to take Fairness Doctrine off the books. Nagesh, Gautham // Hill;6/1/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 75, p10
The article reports on the request of U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders for Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski to strike the fairness doctrine from the agency's rulebook.
- Probers seek FCC deal files. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;11/17/97, Vol. 16 Issue 47, p4
Reports on the US House Commerce Committee investigation on Federal Communications Commission records relating to the controversial decision to move the agency to a building in Washington. Account on the alleged bribery attempt of Franklin Haney, a major investor in the building; Concerns of...
- Heated spectrum debate continues in subcommittee tomorrow. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;06/09/97, Vol. 16 Issue 23, p6
Describes the tension during a House telecommunications subcommittee meeting, emphasizing the dissatisfaction of lawmakers with a congressional budget proposal to accrue $26.3 billion from spectrum auctions. Details on a bill seeking the expand the Federal Communications Commission's auction...
- CAPITAL WATCH. // Broadcasting & Cable;7/19/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 29, p22
Presents news briefs on legislative issues in the cable industry in the U.S. as of July 2004. Statement issued by Representative Nathan Deal with regard to the practice of fixed channel line ups of the industry; Comment from PBS documentary broadcaster Ken Burns on public television funding;...