Brendan Carr didn’t mention this as he bolstered the GOP leader’s dubious claim that it would be illegal for telecom companies to preserve call records.
The pair face felony charges for orchestrating thousands of robocalls in Black neighborhoods that discouraged mail-in voting during the 2020 election.
Of the 22 million comments submitted during the public comment period, around 18 million were not genuine, a state attorney general's office says.
The new version of the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, which connects callers to a network of crisis centers, will go into effect in 2022.
When the rule is finalized, people struggling with suicidal thoughts will be able to get help by dialing 988.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia still upheld much of the FCC's December 2017 order.
The FCC hit the network with the six-figure penalty after its late-night show misused the wireless emergency alert tone.
Customers previously had to request or download apps to have the calls blocked. Now it can be done by default.
Scammers let phones ring once. If people call back, they’re connected to a number that charges per-minute fees.
"Unleash Hell!": The "Last Week Tonight" team created a program to keep dialing all five commissioners with a special message from Oliver.