USTelecom today is filing a proposal with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to update rules that act as barriers to competition and investment in broadband.
Today, Rep. Henry Waxman, ranking member of the House Energy & Commerce Committee, sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler proposing ideas for Open Internet rules.
Please join Steve Davis, Chairman, USTelecom Board of Directors and Executive Vice President, Public Policy and Government Affairs, CenturyLink; and Walter McCormick, President & CEO, USTelecom, to discuss a petition being submitted to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to update rules that act as barriers to competition and investment in broadband.
USTelecom announced today it has hired a new member for its law and policy department. B. Lynn Follansbee, an attorney with the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, Policy Division, will become a vice president for law and policy effective September 22.
Today, the House of Representatives approved the National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2013 (H.R. 3696) and other measures.
Today, the House of Representatives approved legislation to extend the expiring provisions of (HR 4572), the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELA).
WASHINGTON, DC – Telephone carriers are reporting an increase in the number of unwanted phone calls from scam artists who have figured out a way to make calls look like they are coming from a customer’s own home phone number.
Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3086, a bill to amend the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) to make permanent the ban on state and local taxation of Internet access.
Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4718, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent bonus depreciation sponsored by Rep. Pat Tiberi (R-OH).
Background: Yesterday, Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH) introduced a bill that would limit the Federal Communications Commission’s authority to regulate broadband under Title II of the Communications Act.
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