Neither the new Telecommunications Act of 1996, nor any other act by Congress provide the Commission with authority to preempt state and local taxation," NLC President Greg Lashutka wrote to Chairman Reed Hundt of the Federal Communications Commision
(FCC) in opposition to industry threats to municipal rights and state and local tax authority.
That acquisition is awaiting Federal Communications Commision
His announcement comes after the Federal Communications Commision
said Wednesday (http://transition.
The president appointed Ajit Pai to Chairman of the Federal Communications Commision
, and Pai has spent his time in his position of leadership attempting to roll back the decision of the previous administration to regulate the internet as a utility.