Shows featuring Wally Bowen

  • Bridging the Rural Digital Divide: FCC Starts Work on National Broadband Strategy Cables
    The Federal Communications Commission, or the FCC, begins work today on a yearlong national broadband strategy to bring high-speed broadband internet into every American home. Under the $7.2 billion broadband stimulus plan, the FCC is responsible for developing a strategy to improve broadband coverage and present it to Congress in February of 2010. We speak with Wally Bowen, executive director...
    April 08, 2009 | Story
  • With New Internet and Cellphone Rules, Federal Communications Commission Approves Mass Sell-off of Public Airwaves Fcc20070802
    The Federal Communications Commission has approved a set of rules to auction off a sizable chunk of the public airwaves. These rules will likely affect the lives of everyone in this country that uses the Internet and mobile phones. Craig Aaron of Free Press and Wally Bowen of the nonprofit Internet service provider Mountain Area Information Network explain. [includes rush transcript]
    August 02, 2007 | Story