Latest News: Congress and the Administration

July 03, 2015

FTC approves Dollar Tree's purchase of Family Dollar

Columbus Dispatch

July 03, 2015

Crowdfrauding: Online support gets a welcome look from the FTC

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

July 02, 2015

FCC Speedily Dismisses Petitions to Alter Amateur Service Rules:

eHam.net

July 02, 2015

FCC Invites Comments on Proposed Rules for New LF, MF Amateur Allocations:

eHam.net

July 02, 2015

WDBJ appeals $325000 FCC fine

Roanoke Times

July 02, 2015

Dollar Tree-Family Dollar deal gets FTC approval

MarketWatch

July 02, 2015

Mystery Google Product Hits FCC With 5GHz and 2.4GHz WiFi, Bluetooth LE ...

Droid Life (press release) (blog)

July 01, 2015

FCC tells TracFone it must allow phone unlocking

PCWorld

July 01, 2015

AT&T Said to Win Antitrust Approval for DirecTV With FCC Pending

Bloomberg

July 01, 2015

WTF of the Week: FCC Commissioner Says People Don't Need the Internet

BGR

June 25, 2015

Executive Session

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 25, 2015

Committee Approves Wicker/Booker Railroad Reforms

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 23, 2015

Update on the Recalls of Defective Takata Air Bags and NHTSA's Vehicle Safety Efforts

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 22, 2015

Thune Statement on Findings of Safety Failings by Auto Regulator

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 22, 2015

Thune Pledges to Work with TSA Administrator on Agency Challenges

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 22, 2015

New Congressional Report on Auto Airbag Scandal Details Lapses at Takata

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 19, 2015

Senate Passes Bipartisan Surface Transportation Board Reforms

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 18, 2015

Thune and Wicker Statement on Lifeline Program Expansion

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 18, 2015

Commerce Committee Leaders Introduce Coast Guard Reauthorization

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 17, 2015

Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 17, 2015

Senate Commerce Committee to Hold Hearing on Takata Investigation

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 17, 2015

Thune Statement on Reversal of Proposed Carry-On Bag Guidelines

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 16, 2015

Thune Proposes Modernization for the National Weather Service

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 15, 2015

Committee Probes Report of Self-Dealing by NOAA Employees

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 11, 2015

Thune on Court Declining to Issue Temporary Stay in FCC Internet Case

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 11, 2015

Nelson Statement on Net Neutrality Court Decision

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 11, 2015

Sens. Thune, Schatz, Wicker and Rubio Introduce DOTCOM Act

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 11, 2015

Moran Convenes Oversight Hearing on Consumer Product Safety Commission

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 04, 2015

Senate Commerce Approves Nomination of TSA Administrator

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation

June 04, 2015

Thune Sets Passenger Rail Safety Hearing

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation