Federal Communications Commission
(FCC)
   Established by the Communications Act in June 1934, the FCC replaced the Federal Radio Commission (1927) and consisted of seven commissioners who were empowered to regulate interstate and international radio, wire, telephone, telegraph, and cable communication (later extended to television) in the national interest. It was able to issue or withdraw licenses for broadcasting, allocate wave lengths, and oversee the communications industry.

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