The Daily Caller

The Daily Caller

FCC reform bill passes House, includes FOIA reform - TheDC

Julius Genachowski

White House has threatened to veto the bill if it reaches the president’s desk

Repurposing the FCC

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski

The FCC should repurpose itself in order to more effectively accomplish repurposing of spectrum.

AT&T rebukes FCC as T-Mobile announces big layoffs - TheDC

AT&T - T-Mobile merger

‘The FCC may consider itself an expert agency on telecom, but it is not omniscient’

House Republicans demand LightSquared documents from FCC, other Obama agencies - TheDC


As CEO resigns, Congress demands answers on FCC-LiqhtSquared collaboration

LightSquared CEO made curious max donation to DNC while seeking WH audience - TheDC

US President Barack Obama

Oddly, donation listed under company he hadn’t worked for in a decade

Documents show Obama's FCC used regulatory muscle to destroy LightSquared's competition - TheDC


Pattern of regulatory decisions aimed at establishing ‘open-access’ Internet in the United States

FCC chairman's books contain undocumented meetings with left-wing lobbyists - TheDC

Julius Genachowski

In the months leading up to the Federal Communications Commission’s December 21, 2010 so-called ‘net neutrality’ vote

Broadbanding Together - TheDC


Communications, letters show broadband company received special treatment from FCC, repaid with Democratic Party donations

Conservatives sense vindication after Sprint decides to cut costs using FCC roaming rule - TheDC


FCC critics had claimed the rule would slow wireless network development

Airwaves clear slightly for community radio - The Associated Press


‘The Federal Communications Commission is expected to start taking applications for the new stations sometime this fall’

'Internet access not a human right,' says 'Father of the Internet' - TheDC

Vinton Cerf

Vinton Cerf: ‘Technology is an enabler of rights, not a right itself’

FCC approval of AT&T, Qualcomm deal shows spectrum screen change again - Forbes

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski

‘Call it the Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde agency’

AT&T drops bid to purchase T-Mobile, cites FCC and DOJ intervention - TheDC

AT&T - T-Mobile merger

Feds say the deal would have killed jobs and hurt competition by eliminating competition

The stupidest tech laws Congress is trying to pass - BI

Kagan Supreme Court

Our current Congress has written tech legislation that would let the government ignore all privacy laws

AT&T agrees to drop bid for T-Mobile - AP

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AT&T’s purchase of T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom of Germany would have made it the largest cellphone company in the US

TV channel squeeze proposed to pay for tax cuts - AP

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski

‘The idea is to squeeze over-the-air television, which has few viewers, into a smaller slice of the airwaves’

TV companies have a year to pipe down loud ads - AP

Bloomberg News

Loud advertisements have been one of the top complaints the FCC receives

Senator: Internet regulation 'a fundamental disregard of the Constitution' [VIDEO] - TheDC

Says net neutrality an attempt by Obama admin to regulate the ‘one economic engine in America that is thriving’

FCC commissioner fears international Internet takeover - TheDC

Beijing Internet Cafe

‘The reach, scope and seriousness of this effort are nothing short of massive’

Justice Dept wants to put off AT&T-T-Mobile trial - AP

at&t t-mobile logo

The companies have said they’ll seek approval in a trial scheduled for February