New FCC Rules Would Keep Big Firms From Taking Small Business Credits

Business | Peter Fricke
Wheeler and Pai testify before a Senate Appropriations Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on the FY2015 budget justification for the FCC, on Capitol Hill in Washington

FCC Chairman tightens rules for small business credits, rejects T-Mobile request to reserve more spectrum

T-Mobile Is Masterfully Playing The Media In Order To Lobby Anti-Consumer Legislation, Critics Say

| Peter Fricke
T-Mobile CEO John Legere holds a custom-made T-shirt with his image during a news conference at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Marcus

Experts claim he’s employing successful marketing strategy to lobby government for favors

AT&T Fined $100 Million For Throttling Data Plans

Business | Peter Fricke
FCC Commissioner Pai and Chairman Wheeler testify at House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on the FCC's FY2016 budget

GOP commissioners, tech activists criticize $100 million fine

In First Net Neutrality Ruling FCC Fines AT&T $100 Million

Tech | Reuters
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler celebrates with Democratic Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn after a 3-2 vote to regulate the Internet on February 26, 2015 in Washington, DC.

‘The proposed maximum fine was approved on a 3-2 party line vote by a Democratic majority’

New Internet Rules Take Effect After Court Rejects Stay

Business | Peter Fricke
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler celebrates with Democratic Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn after a 3-2 vote to regulate the Internet on February 26, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Opponents vow to continue fight, but Title II rules will remain in effect through years of appeals

Failed Mergers Biggest Obstacle In DISH's Bid For T-Mobile

Business | Peter Fricke
Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen exits the US Bankruptcy court in New York March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Previous deals earn DISH CEO difficult reputation; T-Mobile skeptical of merger

GOP Rep Says DISH Drove Small Companies Out Of Spectrum Bids

Business | Peter Fricke
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler chairs an open hearing on Net Neutrality

Chabot asks FCC to disclose whether it got permission to change small business size standards that allowed DISH to earn credits

Dems Prepare To Ram 'Obamaphone' Expansion Through FCC

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
obamaphone

FCC preparing to expand cell phone subsidies to cover broadband for low-income households

Former Commissioner Blasts FCC For Costly, Outdated Mandate

Business | Peter Fricke
A holiday shopper carries a discounted television to the checkout at the Target retail store in Chicago, Illinois, in this file photo taken November 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

Report urges FCC to repeal rule requiring TV’s to include device that 85 percent of consumers don’t even use

Did DISH CEO Buy Special Treatment From Senate Democrats?

Business | Peter Fricke
Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen exits the US Bankruptcy court in New York March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

DISH CEO donated to Dems that supported special treatment by FCC

Tech Elders: Politicians Using Emotional Anxiety To Ruin The Internet

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Mark Cuban (Getty Images)

Urge Congress to overturn overturn regulations, restore open Internet

Legal Battle With FCC Not Worth $3 Billion, Advisers Tell DISH

Business | Peter Fricke
Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen exits the US Bankruptcy court in New York March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

FCC likely to reject DISH’s scheme to collect small business rebates

Tech Experts Tell Congress To Overturn Net's New Rules

Business | Peter Fricke
FCC Commissioner Pai and Chairman Wheeler testify at House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on the FCC's FY2016 budget

Let’s celebrate the Internet’s 20th year by freeing it from gov’t

Congressional Republicans Move To Override FCC Net Neutrality Rules

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler chairs an open hearing on Net Neutrality

Under new resolution, FCC regulations would ‘have no force or effect’

'Hidden TV Tax' Lets Company Profit From Every Set Sold

Business | Peter Fricke
Toshiyuki Osawa, president of Sharp Electronics, unveils the company's new televisions at the Sharp news conference at the International Consumer Electronics show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada January 5, 2015.     REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Consumers pay an extra $200 million per year for TV's thanks to federal mandates

Net Neutrality Opens Door To Broadband Fees, Experts Warn

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
FCC Commissioner Pai and Chairman Wheeler testify at House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on the FCC's FY2016 budget

Now that it can charge fees for Internet access, the FCC may be tempted to raise them

FCC Detours Innovation To Government Slow Lane

Feature:Opinion | Scott Cleland
FCC front door

The FCC has detoured communications innovation to the government slow lane

Congressman Highlights Billions In New Taxes, Fees For Net's New Rules

Business | Peter Fricke
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) speaks at a news conference on the anticipated House passage of the USA Freedom Act on Capitol Hill in Washington May 22, 2014.   REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Congressman delivers blistering critique of new Internet regulations