Mignon Clyburn, one of two Democrats on the five-member commission, announced her plans to step down.
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April 17, 2018
April 04, 2018
Home access to digital resources is widespread, but inequities persist based on race, income, family education level, and geography, concludes a report from the U.S. Department of Education.
March 30, 2018
The FCC is considering a rule that would stop E-rate funds from being spent on telecommunications equipment manufactured by any foreign-based company identified as a threat.
January 25, 2018
From the Lifeline program to E-rate to net neutrality, the current FCC is threatening digital equity, said Democratic Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel.
January 09, 2018
President Trump signed orders aiming to make it easier to locate broadband infrastructure on federal land in rural America, but the impact of the orders will likely not be significant.
December 12, 2017
The state of the federal E-Rate program is mostly strong, with some areas of concern, according to a new report from Funds for Learning.
September 26, 2017
The E-Rate provided billions of dollars for "category two" requests from schools and libraries. The FCC wants to know how the program is working.
August 08, 2017
The move, which would take effect in 2018, comes in the wake of a recommendation by the federal Government Accountability Office.
June 29, 2017
If confirmed by the Senate, Republican Brendan Carr and Democrat Jessica Rosenworcel would bring the Federal Communications Commission back to full strength.
June 27, 2017
A full-court press is on at ISTE 2017 to get educators to write their legislators about lagging federal funding for schools.