Republicans Raring for Reform of FCC
- Partly Sunny, Chance of Reform. // Broadcasting & Cable;6/27/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 26, p38
The author reflects on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) reform bill proposed by the Republicans in the U.S. in 2011. He mentions that one thing that should not be pulled out of the proposal is to give direction to the FCC on what conditions it can and cannot put on mergers. He states...
- Proposed Rules: FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;1/31/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 21, p5364
The article invites readers to oppose the "Petition for Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding" issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
- Rep. Stearns: Overhaul FCC's 'byzantine' regs processes. Jerome, Sara // Hill;4/13/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p17
The article reports on the move of Representative Cliff Stearns, chairman of the U.S. Energy and Commerce Oversight subcommittee, to demand for the implementation of major reforms on the regulatory processes of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
- Rep. Walden: FCC 'tool of the White House,' needs congressional overhaul of operations. Sasso, Brendan // Hill;1/26/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p14
The article reports on the plan of U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Chairman Greg Walden to push a legislation on the reform of transactions of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in 2012.
- GOP fears auction won't raise enough. Sasso, Brendan // Hill;12/13/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 140, p12
The article reports on the concern of the U.S. House Republicans on the failure of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to generate enough revenue from its auction of airwave licenses, which according to Oregon Representative Greg Walden, he expects the FCC to follow the law.
- Reelection Campaigns Likely To Stall Telecom Legislation. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;1/2/2012, Vol. 142 Issue 1, p26
The article focuses on the impact of reelection campaigns on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) reform legislation 2012. It mentions proposed changes in the telecommunication legislation such as inclusion of shot clocks in rulemakings and mandatory cost-benefit analysis of new...
- Eshoo predicts 'revolution' if net-neutrality repealed. Nagesh, Gautham // Hill;2/18/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p13
The article presents U.S. Representative Anna Eshoo's prediction on the backlash faced by Republicans, if they resist the net-neutrality rules of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the U.S.
- For FCC and Senate, Time Isn't of the Essence. E., J. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/12/2012, Vol. 142 Issue 11, p24
The article focuses on the reform bill supported by the Republicans that has been snuffed out by the Energy & Commerce Committee, however, the chief decision will rely on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCCs) approval through a voice vote.
- GOP questions why Google, Skype were excluded from net neutrality. Jerome, Sara // Hill;2/15/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 19, p16
The article discusses the objection of the Republican members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee against the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) decision to protect companies including Google Inc. and Skype Ltd. from net-neutrality regulations.