Posts tagged with: Donald Trump

Chairman Pai announces he will leave FCC on January 20

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced he plans to leave the FCC on Inauguration Day, January 20, 2021, allowing the Biden administration to appoint a Democratic majority. Pai’s term doesn’t end until 2022, but there’s a longstanding tradition that the chair...

Trump’s FCC nominee grilled during Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee to replace Commissioner Michael O’Rielly at the FCC, Nathan Simington, was the center of attention during a nominations hearing Tuesday. Simington, a former executive of Brightstar and senior adviser at the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information...

Rivada: We’re not interested in nationalized 5G

It’s not exactly new – Rivada Networks shut down claims last summer about its intentions around 5G and nationalization, something it also did the previous year when confusion reigned. But given its prominence in the story line, it’s probably worth...