Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel attends Paley International Council Summit at the Paley Museum on Nov. 8, 2022 in New York. (Steven Ferdman / Getty Images)

FCC broadband map update adds 1 million new locations

The FCC published the first major update to its national broadband map, which the NTIA is using to determine states' broadband grants.
FCC’s Task Force to Prevent Digital Discrimination
The FCC’s Task Force to Prevent Digital Discrimination met Tuesday, March 28 in Baltimore. From left: D’wana Terry, special adviser to FCC Chair Jessica Rosenworcel; Alejandro Roark, chief of the consumer and governmental affairs bureau; Aurelie Mathieu, attorney adviser to the Wireline Competition Bureau. (Scoop News Group)

Baltimore’s redlining legacy has lasting impact, residents tell FCC

An FCC panel met in Baltimore to hear about experiences of digital discrimination, as the commission seeks to define the term.
Jessica Rosenworcel
Jessica Rosenworcel, chair of the Federal Communications Commission, testifies during a House Energy and Commerce Committee Subcommittee hearing on March 31, 2022. (Kevin Dietsch / Getty Images)

FCC chair wants faster definition of broadband

Jessica Rosenworcel proposed raising the national standard for high-speed internet, set at 25 megabits per second in 2015, to 100 Mbs.