- Federal Communications Commission: a board charged with regulating broadcasting and interstate communication by wire, radio, and television.
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Examples from the Web for fcc
So now the company is asking the FCC to, in effect, reverse itself.
The FCC investigation recently closed its comment period on the Marriott case.
Thank you, FCC, for all the football that is broadcast on Thanksgiving Day.Up to a Point: Thanks to the Biggest Turkey, Uncle Sam
P. J. O’Rourke
November 27, 2014
But the FCC ruling, he said, is the reason he will never run for office again.George Takei Sets Phasers to Reform
July 15, 2014
In a previous attempt to assert direct control over the Internet, the FCC lost in court.The FCC Must Ignore the Silly ‘Net Neutrality’ Advocates
May 19, 2014
The carried the statement of FCC officials that an investigation would be made.
Talk of the FCC investigation had died aborning, but talk like that was enough to upset anybody.
- Federal Communications Commission
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Word Origin and History for fcc
U.S. Federal Communications Commission, formed 1934 from the former Federal Radio Commission.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper