Biden Announces Nomination of Anna Gomez to Fifth FCC Seat

President Joe Biden has announced that he plans to nominate Anna Gomez to serve as an FCC Commissioner.  
Currently, Gomez is a Senior Advisor to the State Department’s Bureau of Cyberspace and Digital Policy.

Upcoming FCC Broadcast Filing Deadlines for June and July

June 1 
Annual EEO Public Inspection File Report – Broadcasters with Station Employment Units comprised of radio and/or television stations with five or more full-time employees licensed to communities in Arizona,

FCC Opens Rulemaking Proceeding to Implement the Low Power Protection Act’s Window for Eligible LPTVs to Apply for Conversion to Class A Designation

On March 30, 2023, the FCC released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NPRM”) seeking comment on the following proposed rules for a one-year filing window for eligible LPTV stations to apply for conversion to Class A designation: 
Eligibility Requirements 
The Commission proposes three eligibility requirements that LPTV stations must meet to apply for conversion to Class A status,