Government-imposed net neutrality: Twice-bitten, not shy about a third try

Opinion | Seton Motley

After being thwarted by the courts twice, the administration looks to be gearing up for another attempt to impose net neutrality by fiat.

FCC chairman announces resignation, leaving mixed legacy

Politics | Josh Peterson

‘The next FCC chairman should be someone who can focus on clearing regulatory deadwood’

White House to push legislation to overturn cellphone unlocking ban

Politics | Josh Peterson
cellphones

Grassroots uproar has culminated in a response from the White House

FCC to investigate ban on unlocking cellphones

Tech | Josh Peterson
TC-New Phone

‘Consumers … should not face financial burdens when trying to change providers’

Debate commission won't say when it learned about moderator's ties to Obama

Elections | Josh Peterson
ABC News Raddatz

Raddatz’s husband works for Romney-targeted NPR

Genachowski attended Obama's wedding without wife Raddatz, says ABC - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

Was Raddatz invited to Obama’s wedding? Her husband went

ABC News scrambles to downplay Obama's attendance at VP debate moderator's wedding - TheDC

Elections | Josh Peterson

An ABC spokesman grudgingly confirmed Obama’s attendance at the wedding, after first shielding Raddatz in August

The Psychology of Abundance and the Realities of Regulatory Micromanagement

Opinion | Randolph May

A sound regulatory environment depends on sufficient regulatory certainty so that marketplace participants know the “rules of the game.

Marital, personal ties link Obama administration to Commission on Presidential Debates - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson
Presidential Debate Commission

There are marriage and family ties that date back to Obama’s days at Harvard Law School

Norquist, conservative groups petition FCC in favor of latest Verizon deal - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson

‘Consumers will see substantial net benefits from expanded coverage enabled by additional spectrum’

Genachowski defends agency decision to block AT&T, T-Mobile merger - WaPo

Tech | Josh Peterson

AT&T has heavily criticized the FCC for its decision, arguing that the agency’s rejection of the merger will deprive consumers from more robust networks.

FCC to vote on political ad disclosure at end of April - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

Opponents of proposed rule say it’s an attempt to subvert Citizens United decision

Resistance to new FCC reg puzzles proponents - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

New rule would require broadcasters to make funding information available online

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

Business | Matthew Boyle

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

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

Politics | Josh Peterson
Julius Genachowski

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

Broadbanding Together - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

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

Free markets, not tinkering bureaucrats, should decide spectrum auction outcomes

Opinion | Rep. Marsha Blackburn

The truth is the FCC, left to its own devices, routinely imposes unnecessary and harmful conditions on auctions

FCC nominee 'would not feel prejudice' toward AT&T, client of his former employer - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
AT&T - T-Mobile merger

‘The firm has instituted a screen, to preclude me from discussing or otherwise handling or knowing about particular matters’

Left-wing foundation influence disclosed among FCC rule-change petitioners - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson

Campaign Legal Center, Sunlight Foundation supported full disclosure of broadcast campaign ad funding

Study: Wireless spectrum crunch confirmed - The Hill

Tech | Josh Peterson

Demand for wireless networks is growing rapidly and will soon outstrip capacity