FCC Releases EBB Report and Order
On February 25, 2021, the Federal Communications Commission released a Report and Order officially establishing the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) Program. Funded from a $3.2 billion connectivity fund created by...
EBB FCC Report and Order
Overwhelming Support for E-rate Remote Learning
The reply comment deadline for the FCC’s Public Notice seeking input on the use of E-rate funds to close the homework gap closed on February 23, 2021. The Commission received...
COVID-19 FCC Remote Learning
February Appeal Decisions Released by FCC
On February 26, 2021, the FCC issued its monthly Public Notice deciding a number of requests for review, requests for waiver, and petitions for reconsideration related to actions taken by...
Appeal Decisions FCC
FFL Comments on Remote Learning and EBB
This week, Funds For Learning filed comments to the Federal Communications Commission’s Public Notice seeking input on the use of E-rate funds to support remote learning, as well as reply...
Emergency Broadband Benefit FCC Remote Learning
Senators Concerned About USF Sustainability
On February 12, 2021, U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker (R – MS) and John Thune (R- SD) sent a letter to Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel “raising concerns about the Universal Service...
Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel FCC USF
New Invoice Deadline Rules Take Effect
On February 11, 2021, the FCC Order establishing new rules allowing “up to 120 days to submit invoices after USAC issues a Revised Funding Commitment Decision Letter approving a post-commitment...
Invoice Deadline RFCDL
Cybersecurity Petition Filed with FCC
On February 8, 2021, the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) along with five other industry groups filed a Petition for Declaratory Relief and Petition for Rulemaking with the Federal Communications...
CoSN Cybersecurity FCC