the Federal Communications Commission

the Federal Communications Commission
the Federal Communications Commission UK US noun (ABBREVIATION the FCC) COMMUNICATIONS, GOVERNMENT
an independent organization within the US government that is responsible for making rules relating to telecommunications and radio and television broadcasting in the United States: »

The Federal Communications Commission failed in their attempt to expand government control over cable programming.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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