FCC back on the Barbie.

wheeler-tom-300The Commission appeared before the House Communications and Technology Subcommittee once again earlier this week, basically to justify its existence. Chairman Tom Wheeler’s testimony covered the television spectrum incentive option, privacy, lifeline coverage of broadband, 5G wireless broadband, and pirate radio enforcement. In terms of the latter, Wheeler said, “The Commission remains committed,” with over 300 enforcement actions against pirate operators during his chairmanship.