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2014 Headlines

4/21/14
Deletion of Agenda Items From April 23, 2014 Open Meeting.
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4/21/14
September Open Commission Meeting Date Changed to September 30, 2014.
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4/21/14
Commissioner Pai Statement Decrying Increase in Rural Americans Phone Rates.
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4/18/14
ESAA Second R&O and Recon.
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4/17/14
FCC to Hold State and Local Government Webinar April 22, 2014.
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4/17/14
Commissioner Pai Remarks Before Penn Law South Asian Law Students Association.
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4/17/14
Commissioner Clyburn Remarks, FCC Library Open House 2014.
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4/16/14
FCC Announces Final Agenda for April 17-18 Public Safety Workshop.
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4/16/14
FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting, Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
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4/15/14
2014 Quadrennial Regulatory Review.
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Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat
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4/15/14
Competition Issues in the Satellite Space Segment.
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4/11/14
FCC Announces Agenda for April 17-18 Public Safety Workshop.
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4/11/14
FCC Workshop for Older Americans: Stay Safe, Healthy, Connected.
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4/10/14
Chairman Wheeler Applauds DOJ Indictment of Three on Lifeline Fraud.
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4/9/14
Commissioner Pai Remarks at 2014 WTA Spring Meeting.
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4/8/14
Remarks of FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler at the NAB Show.
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4/3/14
Comment Deadlines and Effective Dates of Closed Captioning Order.
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4/3/14
FCC Launches National Lifeline Accountability Database.
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4/2/14
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For April Open Meeting.
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4/1/14
Commissioner O'Rielly Remarks Before the FCBA.
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3/31/14
FCC Adopts JSA Rule and Begins 2014 Media Ownership Quadrennial Review.
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3/31/14
FCC Strengthens Retransmission Consent Rules.
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Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/31/14
FCC Sets Stage for Auction of 65 MHz of Spectrum for Mobile Broadband.
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Report and Order: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/31/14
FCC Increases 5GHz Spectrum for Wi-Fi, Other Unlicensed Uses.
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R&O: Word | Acrobat
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Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/28/14
$640K Fine Against Presidential Who's Who for Junk Faxing.
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3/28/14
Chairman Wheeler Statement on Channel Sharing Pilot Project Report.
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3/27/14
Reminder to Small Business Regarding SBA's ONO.
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3/27/14
Cargo Airline Petition for Declaratory Ruling.
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O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/27/14
Granted in Part GroupMe, Inc. Petition for Declaratory Ruling.
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O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/27/14
Commissioner Pai Testimony Before the Senate Appropriations Committee.
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3/27/14
Chairman Wheeler Statement on the FCC's Fiscal 2015 Budget Request.
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3/26/14
FCC Proposes $29K Fine for Employer that Jammed Employee Cell Phones.
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3/26/14
FCC Proposes $3.36 Million Fine For Illegal Sale of Toll-Free Numbers.
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3/26/14
David M. Gossett Named Acting Deputy General Counsel for Litigation.
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3/25/14
Chairman Wheeler Testimony on The FCC's Fiscal 2015 Budget Request.
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3/25/14
Commissioner Pai Testimony Before the House Appropriations Committee.
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3/24/14
FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting Monday, March 31, 2014.
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3/24/14
Chairman Wheeler Remarks at the Brookings Institution.
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3/24/14
Commissioner Pai Remarks at 9-1-1 Goes to Washington Conference.
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3/20/14
Commissioner Rosenworcel Remarks at Consortium for School Networking.
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3/20/14
Bureau Seeks Comment on Extending Phase-in of Phone Subsidy Reform.
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Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
Veach Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/20/14
Media Bureau Seeks Comment on Widelity Report and Catalog.
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3/20/14
Commmissioner Pai Releases Results of Broadcast Ownership Diversity Research.
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3/20/14
CAC Meeting.
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3/19/14
Filing Deadlines Updated Due to Adverse Weather Conditions.
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3/19/14
April Open Commission Meeting Date Changed to April 23, 2014.
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3/18/14
Clyburn Remarks at Free State Foundation Telecom Policy Conference.
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3/18/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Internet Governance.
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3/17/14
Chairman Wheeler Remarks at the CCSSO Legislative Conference.
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3/14/14
FCC Announces Workshop on Technology Transitions and Public Safety.
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3/14/14
Commissioner Clyburn Remarks 9th Annual FCBA/ABA Symposium.
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3/13/14
Remarks of Matthew Berry at the Broadband Cable Association of PA.
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3/12/14
Applications Proposing Sharing Arrangements and Contingent Interests.
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Pai statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat
Bureau Chief Statement: Word | Acrobat

3/12/14
PN Seeking Nominations for FCC-Native Nations Broadband Task Force.
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3/12/14
Commissioner Pai Statement - House Passage of Process Reform Act 2013.
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3/12/14
Commissioner Pai Keynote at FICCI FRAMES 2014, Mumbai, India.
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3/11/14
Commissioner Clyburn Statement on Multilingual Emergency Proposal.
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3/11/14
Comment Sought to Refresh Record on Multilingual EAS.
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3/10/14
Commissioner O'Rielly's Statement on Media Ownership.
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3/10/14
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For March Open Meeting.
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3/8/14
Commissioner Clyburn Remarks, WRPs Womens History Month.
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3/7/14
Remarks of Commissioner Rosenworcel, SXSWEDU Conference and Festival.
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3/7/14
Chairman Wheeler on The Departure of David Turetsky.
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3/7/14
Remarks of Commissioner Rosenworcel, Wi-Fi in the 5GHZ Fast Lane.
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3/7/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on WCB's PN Addressing E-Rate Modernization.
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3/7/14
FY 2015 Performance Budget (performance plan incorporated in Budget)
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3/6/14
Focused Comment Sought on E-rate Modernization.
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3/5/14
PSHSB Announces Comment Dates for Text-to-911 Second FNPRM.
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3/5/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on WLOO TV Meeting.
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3/4/14
FCC Chairman Announces New Connect2Health Task Force.
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3/4/14
Chairman Wheeler Appointment of Acting Chief, Enforcement Bureau.
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3/4/14
Filing Deadlines Updated Due To Adverse Weather Conditions.
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3/3/14
FCC Proposes $1.9M in Penalties for EAS Violations by Viacom/NBCU/ESPN.
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2/28/14
FCC Seeks Comment on ATT Proposed Technology Transitions Experiments.
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2/28/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on the Cancellation of the CIN Study.
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2/28/14
Statement on Critical Information Needs Study.
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2/28/14
Media Bureau Modifies Incentive Auction Ex Parte Requirements.
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2/28/14
$3.7M Penalty Proposed Against Budget for Lifeline Violations.
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2/27/14
Statement From FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler On H Block Auction Close.
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2/27/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Closing of H Block Auction.
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2/27/14
Commission Clyburn Statement on Successful H Block Auction.
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2/27/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Closing of H Block Auction.
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2/27/14
Commissioner Pai Remarks at APCO International Forum, Orlando, FL.
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2/27/14
Commissioner Clyburn Remarks before The Media Institute.
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2/27/14
FCC Announces March 19 Rural Broadband Workshop.
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2/26/14
Commissioner O'Rielly Statement on Commission's CIN Study.
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2/26/14
Matthew DelNero Named Deputy Chief of Wireline Competition Bureau.
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2/26/14
Commissioner Pai Announces Staff Appointment.
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2/25/14
FCC Announces Release of FCC Speed Test App for IPhone.
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2/25/14
Schedule Change: FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting, March 31, 2014.
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2/25/14
FCC to Hold Consumer Information Expo March 12.
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2/24/14
FCC Moves to Upgrade TV Closed Captioning Quality.
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News Release (2/20/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/24/14
Chairman Wheeler's Prepared Remarks at GSMA Mobile World Congress.
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2/24/14
IP CTS User Registration and Certification Rules.
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2/24/14
1.8M Forfeiture Proposed Against Scott Malcolm for "Junk Faxes".
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2/23/14
Commissioner Clyburn Remarks at the HIMSS Pre-Conference.
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2/21/14
Chairman Wheeler's Statement on Technology Transitions.
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2/21/14
Commissioner Pai's Statement on Suspension of CIN Study.
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2/21/14
Setting the Record Straight About the Draft Study.
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2/20/14
Windstream To Pay $2.5 Million To Settle Rural Call Completion Probe.
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Order/Consent Decree: Word | Acrobat

2/20/14
FCC Moves to Upgrade TV Closed Captioning Quality.
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Report & Order (2/24/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/20/14
FCC Acts to Help Emergency Responders Locate Wireless 911 Callers.
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FNPRM (2/21/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/19/14
Statements on FCC's Open Internet Rules.
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
- Fact Sheet: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat
Open Internet Explainer: Word | Acrobat

2/19/14
New Docket Established to Address Open Internet Remand.
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2/19/14
Filing Deadlines Updated Due To Adverse Weather Conditions.
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2/14/14
FCC Seeks Public Comment on Report on Process Reform.
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2/12/14
FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting Thursday, February 20, 2014.
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2/12/14
Chairman Wheeler Statement on the Cybersecurity Framework.
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2/12/14
FCC A&I Event to Spotlight 'Innovation in Voting Accessibility'.
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2/12/14
Chairman's Accessibility Awards Nomination Period Opening.
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2/11/14
FCC Fines Unipoint $179K For Int'l 214/Reporting/TRS Fund Violations.
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2/11/14
Joint Statement on Inmate Calling Rate Cap Taking Effect.
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2/10/14
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Remarks at Silicon Flatirons.
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2/10/14
$44K Forfeiture to WLS(AM) for Sponsorship ID Violations.
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2/7/14
Commissioner Pai Remarks before NG911 Caucus Panel.
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2/7/14
Order Extending NDBEDP Pilot Program to June 30, 2015.
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2/6/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Leno's Departure from The Tonight Show.
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2/5/14
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's Remarks at National Digital Learning Day.
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2/5/14
ENFORCEMENT ADVISORY: Annual CPNI Certifications Due by March 1, 2014.
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2/3/14
FCC To Boost Investment In Broadband For Schools, Libraries by $2B.
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1/31/14
FCC Sets Path for Widespread Text-to-911 Deployment.
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News Release (1/30/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/31/14
FCC OKs Voluntary Experiments Testing Impact of Technology Transitions.
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News Release (1/30/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/31/14
Bureau Releases Report on VoIP Direct Access to Numbers Trial.
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1/31/14
CGB Announces Workshop on IP-Based Relay Technologies.
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1/31/14
FCC Seeks Comment for the 16th Video Competition Report.
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1/31/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Conclusion of IP Transition Task Force.
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1/30/14
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For February Open Meeting.
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1/30/14
Process Reform Working Group Presentation.
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Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/30/14
FCC Sets Path for Widespread Text-to-911 Deployment.
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Policy Statement & FNPRM (1/31/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/30/14
Incentive Auction Task Force Open Meeting Presentation.
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Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/30/14
FCC OKs Voluntary Experiments Testing Impact of Technology Transitions.
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Order (1/31/14): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/30/14
Howard Symons Named Vice Chair Incentive Auction Task Force.
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1/30/14
Commission Adopts Order on Recon. Regarding The Tribune Company.
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1/28/14
Chairman Wheeler Statement on SOTU Address and FCC's E-Rate Program.
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1/27/14
Commissioner O'Rielly's Remarks at The Hudson Institute.
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1/24/14
FCC Proposes $5.2 M Fine Against U.S. Telecom Long Distance, Inc.
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1/24/14
Rosenworcel Remarks to the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop.
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1/24/14
FCC Seeks Comment on Fifth Annual Report to Congress on 911 Fees.
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1/23/14
FCC Agenda for Thursday, January 30, 2014 Open Commission Meeting.
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1/22/14
Statement of Commissioner Mignon Clyburn on H Block Auction.
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1/17/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on AH&LA Formation of Industry Task Force.
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1/15/14
Commissioner O'Rielly Names Confidential Assistant.
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1/15/14
Commissioner Pai Announces New Staff Appointment.
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1/14/14
Statement of Commissioner Rosenworcel on Court Opinion on Open Internet Rules.
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1/14/14
Statement of Commissioner Clyburn on DC Circuit Open Internet Decision.
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1/14/14
FCC Proposes $200,000 Penalty Against Turner in EAS Investigation.
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1/14/14
Commissioner O'Rielly's Statement on Net Neutrality Decision.
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1/14/14
Commissioner O'Rielly Announces Additional Key Staff.
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1/14/14
Commissioner Pai's Statement on DC Circuit's Net Neutrality Decision.
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1/14/14
Chairman Wheeler Statement On Court Opinion On Open Internet Rules.
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1/13/14
Joint Statement on the D.C. Circuit's Inmate Calling Rules Decision.
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1/13/14
Commissioner O'Rielly Announces Senior Advisor and Chief of Staff.
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1/13/14
Commissioner Pai Statement on Importance of 911 Connection.
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1/10/14
FCC Holding iTRS National Outreach Program Stakeholder Meeting Jan. 17.
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1/10/14
Chairman Wheeler Announces Senior Staff Appointments.
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1/9/14
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For January Open Meeting.
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1/9/14
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Remarks at the Computer History Museum.
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1/9/14
FCC Announces Agenda for GHz SAS Workshop planned for January 14, 2014.
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