Despite calls from politicos and industry critics for the Federal Communications Commission to intervene in the dispute between CBS and Time Warner Cable, the agency's hands are tied — for now. On…
Fcc Net Neutrality Rules
Tom Wheeler, President Obama’s nominee to be the next chairman of the FCC, faced pointed questions on regulatory overreach and TV indecency from Republicans at a Senate confirmation hearing on…
If President Obama's nominee to chair the FCC, Tom Wheeler, is confirmed, there's a good chance it will only be after he answers a few questions from lawmakers on an issue that's proved vexing to his…
The speculation over whom President Obama will tap to succeed FCC chairman Julius Genachowski has gone into overdrive since the long-anticipated announcement last month of his departure.
If there was any doubt about the issue that has been the top priority of FCC chairman Julius Genachowski during his tenure atop the regulatory org.
FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell, a frequent advocate for free markets and limited regulation by the agency, on Wednesday said that he would step down in a few weeks. At the FCC’s open commission…
Performers including Bruce Springsteen, Jay Z and Ricky Martin appeared for President Obama, and Kid Rock and Meat Loaf stumped for Mitt Romney in the final day of the 2012 presidential race on…
The House effort to roll back the FCC's Net neutrality rules stands little chance of getting very far, but it does amplify a familiar theme of Republicans as they look to the 2012 presidential race…
If there is one common thread in Hollywood's mixed reaction to the FCC's new rules of the road for the Internet, approved Tuesday, it's that at least there's a path forward.