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John Eggerton, June 19, 2013Calls it effort to skirt local media ownership rules More
By John Eggerton, June 18, 2013FCC nominee Tom Wheeler (pictured) said Tuesday that consumers should not be held hostage to business disputes, and that was something the FCC needed to keep tabs on. More
By John Eggerton, June 18, 2013Also says broadcast incentive auctions should be expedited More
By John Eggerton, June 18, 2013Press Senators to make that issue in nomination hearing Tuesday More
By John Eggerton, June 18, 2013Will also say FCC needs to do better, more 'aggressive' job of serving consumers More
By John Eggerton, June 17, 2013Says he knows first-hand role policy can play as boon to, or brake on, innovation More
By John Eggerton, June 17, 2013But only if FCC gets the band plan right, including making higher-power licenses available More
By John Eggerton, June 17, 2013Bureau chiefs talk policy, influence at Cable Show in D.C. More
By John Eggerton, June 17, 2013Fred Campbell interviewed for seat of former commissioner Robert McDowell More
By John Eggerton, June 17, 2013GOP memo tees up some issues likely on agenda for nomination hearing More
December 14, 2012
The FCC ChairMayan's Last Dinner
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski Thursday ended the suspense over his future. At...
July 1, 2010
FCC: Show Me State Candidate Doesn't Show Them
An FCC source confirmed that it advised Missouri broadcasters that it...
June 24, 2010
C-SPAN Poll Finds Viewers Want Their Courtroom TV
A majority of respondents to a C-SPAN poll say they want televised coverage of...
June 22, 2010
FCC Addresses Broadband Stakeholder Meetings
A day after reports surfaced that the FCC has been meeting with industry...
- James (Jimmy) Cieloha– 6/19/2013 3:30:31 AM EDT
in response to Sen. Cantwell Criticizes Gannett/Belo Deal
- James (Jimmy) Cieloha– 6/15/2013 8:55:36 PM EDT
in response to ACA Takes Aim at Gannett/Belo 'Virtual Monopolies'
- abinnertora– 6/8/2013 8:52:24 AM EDT
in response to Genachowski: Underused Broadcast Spectrum Needs to Be Repurposed
- DORIS MOSLEY– 6/3/2013 4:05:05 AM EDT
in response to Court: FCC, Tennis Channel Failed to Make Discrimination Case Against Comcast