FCC Finds Time To Take Stock

Glick, Eric
February 2001
Wireless Week;02/26/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the meeting between Michael Powell, chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the heads of the bureaus of the FCC to discuss the needs of the agency. Criticism of Representative Billy Tauzin (R-La.) against the agency; Problems of the wireless bureau; Employee shortage in the FCC.


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