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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, November 3, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  US Senators Urge Utilities to Cease Shutoffs During COVD-19 Crisis, FCC Broadband Support For Puerto Rico, FCC’s Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast

 

US Congress w flag portico shutterstock_150003068US Senators Urge Utilities to Cease Shutoffs During COVD-19 Crisis

A group of US Senators have sent a letter to major US utilities, several telecom and cable companies, asking them to suspend utility shutoffs for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FTC Set to Examine Large Tech Acquisitions, Illinois Announces $50 Milling in Broadband Expansion Money, FCC’s Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast Episode 

FTC bldg shuttersockFTC Set to Examine Large Tech Acquisitions 

In a press release, the FTC announced it issued Special Orders to five large technology firms, requiring them to provide information about prior acquisitions not reported to the antitrust agencies under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, October 21, 2019

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FCC front view-1FCC October Meeting Agenda 

The FCC announced the final agenda for its October 25, 2019, Open Meeting.  The following items will be considered:  

  • Connect America Fund: An Order on Reconsideration that would ensure that carriers receiving high-cost universal service support Read More
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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, October 3, 2019

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PA PUC bulidingPennsylvania PUC Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month 

 

In a press release, the Pennsylvania PUC recognized National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure that consumers have the resources to stay secure online while increasing national resilience against cyberthreats. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, September 5, 2019

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Rosenworcel photo casual podcastFCC’s Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel announced the release of a new episode of her podcast, Broadband Conversations.  The newest episode features NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins. In 2016, Kate spent 115 days in space aboard the International Space Station. She completed two space walks—for a total of almost 13 hours of spacewalk time. She has a doctorate in cancer biology from Stanford University Medical School and was the first person to sequence DNA on space. Listeners will get to hear Kate describe how she became an astronaut, how being “off planet” gave her a new perspective on the world, and what its like working in zero gravity. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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rosenworcel-bio-page-09122018Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast with Former 911 Operator

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel announced the release of her latest Broadband Conversations podcast with her with her guest, Congresswoman Norma Torres—the only 911 operator serving in Congress. Congresswoman Torres spent 17 years as a 911 operator for the Los Angeles Police Department.  Rosenworcel said: “Before a whistle on a fire station blows, an ambulance races, or an air horn blares, it is a 911 professional who takes in a call and sets emergency response in motion. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, December 17, 2018

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Today:  FCC Communications Marketplace Report, FCC Broadband Conversations Podcast, FCC’s Carr Congratulates Michigan on Small Cell Bill Enactment, Maine Announces Text to 911 Availability   Read More

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