FCC Transparency: Let’s Make It A Law


Under FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, there has been a change in how the Commission offers a peek at what will be up for discussion at its Open Meetings — and possibly be approved, thus becoming a rule of law. For those that recall the set-top box push by former Chairman Tom Wheeler in fall 2016, and how his draft proposal’s secrecy ultimately led to its doom, disclosure is certainly a hallmark of the Pai Commission.

Pai’s glasnost is voluntary. An Illinois House member wants to make it the law.

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