US FCC is the very definition of “corruption.”
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Democratic presidential candidate wades into Pai

A panel that provides policy advice to the Federal Communications Commission is “stacked with corporate insiders”, Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has moaned.

Senior member of Trump’s FCC jailed for fraud
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Broadband chairman lacked fibre

The former head of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC) has been jailed for  five years for defrauding investors.

Pai’s FCC told to stop selling out to big corporations
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Look after the consumer

The US House Commerce Committee told the FCC to stop screwing around with customers and being a doormat for big companies.

Ajit Pai meets his Little Big Horn
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Tuesday, 05 February 2019 12:11

Ajit Pai meets his Little Big Horn


Custard's Last Stand 

Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s FCC chairman Ajit Pai has fallen foul of the courts with his plans to take away a broadband subsidy from native Americans.

FCC tries to spin that broadband is not telecommunications
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Judges prove to be a tough crowd.

A Federal Communications Commission lawyer faced a sceptical panel of judges  as it tried to defend its repeal of net neutrality rules and deregulation of the broadband industry.

US Carriers may ignore privacy worries
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Wednesday, 16 January 2019 11:23

US Carriers may ignore privacy worries


Until Trump gets his wall

US carriers will be given a free pass to do what they like with customer’s data until President Donald Trump gets his wall with Mexico and the government shutdown ends.

Pai snubs CES again
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Friday, 04 January 2019 10:17

Pai snubs CES again


Blames shutdown

FCC boss Ajit Pai has snubbed the the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) again, claiming there is no funding for such things until Donald Trump gets his wall.

Trump shutters the FCC
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Wednesday, 02 January 2019 12:29

Trump shutters the FCC


Telcos have no watchdog and it is the Democrats fault

The US FCC, which had a pivotable role giving control of the Internet to US monopolistic telcos has had to shut down.

FCC gives carriers control over your texts
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Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:08

FCC gives carriers control over your texts


So much for the Land of the Free

The Federal Communications Commission voted to give wireless carriers more control over your text messages.

FCC shocked to discover carriers are lying to them
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Holy Cognitive dissonance Pai

Donald Trump’s FCC which has been championing the rights of the telco monopolies over the rights of consumers has been shocked to discover that they have been on the wrong side of the truth.