Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday November 06, 2011

Senator Vows to Block FCC Nominees Over LightSquared

Senator Chuck Grassley has threatened to hold up the confirmation of two nominees to the FCC unless the agency provides satisfactory answers over the proposed LightSquared LTE Network. The hybrid satellite and cellular network has proven to disrupt GPS signals in testing.

Grassley has been fighting the FCC since he wrote a letter to the agency in April requesting information about its regulation of LightSquared's proposed hybrid satellite and cellular network