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November updates

11.18.19 – The House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-N.J.) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Mike Doyle (D-Penn.) announced the Communications and Technology Subcommittee will hold an FCC oversight hearing on December 5, 2019. | press release

11.15.19 - Members from the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, and the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology announced they have agreed in principle on legislation, entitled the TRACED Act, to combat robocalls. | press release

11.14.19 - The House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce met to markup nine bills on broadband, 5G and spectrum. All nine bill were favorably forwarded to the full committee. |  press release

News clips

11.27.19Lawmakers tee up vote on compromise bill targeting robocalls (The Hill)
11.20.19House committee advances legislation to improve broadband mapping (The Hill)
11.15.19 House, Senate announce agreement on anti-robocall bill (The Hill)
11.08.19 Senators introduce bill to create 'parity' among broadband programs (The Hill)