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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

 

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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 – Monday, October 26, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC’s Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast, USDA Announces Additional Broadband Funding

 

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FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel announced the release of the latest episode of her podcast, Broadband Conversations. The podcast was launched over two years ago with the goal of amplifying the voices of women from across the technology, innovation and media sectors. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, October 13, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  Kansas Announces New Broadband Office and New Grants, FCC’s Rosenworcel Releases Second Half of Podcast, FCC E-Rate Funding Announced

 

braodband imageKansas Announces New Broadband Office and New Grants

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly signed Executive Order #20-67 to establish the Office of Broadband Development and announced the distribution of nearly $50 million in Connectivity Emergency Response Grant (CERG) funds to underserved communities across Kansas. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, October 6, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Releases 2Q 2020 Adjustment Factors For Cable Operators, FCC’s Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast,  FCC and Rural Providers Collaborate on Broadband for Low-Income Students, USDA Broadband Funding in Mississippi

 

FCC entrance shutterstock-1FCC Releases 2Q 2020 Adjustment Factors For Cable Operators

The FCC announced  the most recent inflation adjustment factors for rate-regulated cable operators. Operators filing FCC Form 1210 may make an annual adjustment based on inflation occurring from June 30 of the previous year to June 30 of the year in which the inflation adjustment is made. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast, US Senate Ensuring Network Security Act Introduced, US Senate ACCESS the Internet Act Introduced

 

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FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel announced the releases of a new episode of her podcast, Broadband Conversations, the podcast dedicated to amplifying the voices of women from across the technology, innovation and media sectors.  The latest episode featured Emily Ramshaw, Co-Founder and CEO of The 19th, a non-profit, nonpartisan news organization focused on reporting on women, policy, and politics. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, July 31, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: Nebraska Opens Window for Wireless Infrastructure Grant Program, FCC Commissioner Rosenworcel Releases New Podcast

 

TRS from shutterstockNebraska Opens Window for Wireless Infrastructure Grant Program

In a recent opinion, the Nebraska PSC opened a grant window for its wireless infrastructure grant program.  The PSC found that the amount made available for the 2020 grant application cycle should be set at $5.2 million. The application window for the next round of grants should open on August 10, 2020 and extend through October 1, 2020. 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 – Thursday, April 4, 2019

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Rural Broadband w tablet imageFCC Announces Authorization for CAF II Winning Bidders

The FCC announced it is ready to authorize Connect America Fund Phase II auction (Auction 903) support for the Auction 903 winning bids identified in Attachment A.  To be authorized to receive the total 10-year support amounts the bidders must submit acceptable irrevocable standby letter(s) of credit and Bankruptcy Code opinion letter(s) from their legal counsel for each state where they have winning bids that are ready to be authorized prior to 6:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.  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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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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Today:  FCC Acts on Robocalling, Rosenworcel Urges Free Robocall Blocking Tools, FCC 5G Spectrum Incentive Auction, FCC Classifies Text Messaging As An Information Service  Read More

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