Last updated on: 6/16/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 2006

Description:

“The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC’s jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions.”

“About the FCC,” www.fcc.gov (accessed Nov. 11, 2007)

Mission:

“Regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable.”

“About the FCC,” www.fcc.gov (accessed Nov. 11, 2007)

Other:
Independent United States Government Agency
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  1. Does Regulating Access to Pornographic Content on the Internet to Protect Minors Infringe on the First Amendment Rights of Adults?