Federal Communications Commission

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Noun1.Federal Communications Commission - an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satelliteFederal Communications Commission - an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satellite
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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It delegates the associated extensions, commitments, and modifications to the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau for processing and implementation in accordance with procedures set forth in the Communications Act and the draft Order.
Kathleen O'Brien Ham, SVP, Government Affairs at T-Mobile (TMUS), said in a letter to Donald Stockdale, the chief of the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, that "T-Mobile USA, Inc.
The idea, said Michel Janson, the assistant bureau chief for the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, is to maximize the new areas served using the money
Accompanying the letter from Wheeler is a report published by the FCC Wireless Telecommunications Bureau that details the practices of programs from AT&T and Verizon and concludes the companies are in violation of net neutrality rules that prohibit the discrimination of any form of data-including blocking entirely, throttling speeds, or exempting certain data from charges that others are subject to.
In September, on behalf of the ENTELEC Regulatory and Technology Committee, I attended two separate meetings at the FCC to discuss spectrum requirements in the energy industry: one with the Homeland Security/Public Safety Bureau (HSPSB), the other a joint meeting with both the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) and the Office of Engineering and Technology (OET).
The FCC paused the clock on its review process July 20 after asking for more information "concerning the size of the efficiencies made possible by the merger as weighed against the potential anti-competitive effects" of the deal, said Rick Kaplan, chief of the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, in a letter to the two companies.

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