Final Stage Rule Met In Incentive Auction

The Final Stage Rule has finally been met, thanks to bidding in the top 40 PEAs by wireless companies...

FCC

Radio, TV Journalists Ask For Trump Access Sit-Down

Access to government key request in letter from journalist groups to President-elect Trump and VP-elect Pence ...

RTDNA

Could The Incentive Auction Be Over Today?

Or, are we headed to Stage 5 of the Reverse Auction in a matter of days? ...

Capitol Hill

Are Three Cents The Fee For Stage 5?

Demand has deserted the Forward Auction almost as quickly as the FCC has constrained supply....

FCC

A Vote On FCC’s NCE Owner Reports?

House bill would "revoke certain changes to the ownership reporting requirements for noncommercial educational broadcast stations."...

blackburn

How Low Is The New Incentive Auction Clearing Price?

The new Clearing Cost as of Stage 4? It’s exactly $10,054,676,822 -- a huge step toward the auction's conclusion...

FCC

Wheeler Waves Goodbye With Aspen In Sight

Wheeler pleaded for one final time as FCC Chairman before joining Aspen as a senior fellow, to keep the Commission's Open Internet rules....

Tom Wheeler

This Media Owner Is Not Loving The Spectrum Auction

The FCC's two GOP Commissioners received a letter addressing "serious issues" with the incentive auction...

gene-loving

This Garden State Pirate Just Got Punished

A proposed $25k fine is given to a blatant buccaroo...

Broadcasting Pirate

Senate Sets This Ranking Member

The Democratic Congressman represents Allegheny County, Penn., and most of the city of Pittsburgh...

mikedoyle

FCC Disclosure Order Gets House Response

A pair of Democratic Congressmen signaled that the FCC order is a good "first step," and that more work needs to be done...

House-of-Representatives

FCC Makes Airing Political Ads Much More Complicated

If trying to maintain the required paperwork for political advertising aired by your station gives you a headache, prepare for a migraine of biblical...

FCC

Forward Auction Gears Up For Stage 4

Jan. 18 is the date that the Commission expects to be set...

FCC

How Did One Top Broker Aid Nexstar?

The Commission got full clarity on Nexstar's requests for continuing "satellite exemptions" and for its "failing stations" waivers...

Larry Patrick

New Deadline For Quadrennial Review Oppositions

It's a small victory for Prometheus Radio Project and Media Mobilizing Project ...

FCC