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  1. 6 votes
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  2. Explain how you will enforce the FCC new Consumer Protections Against Telemarketing Robocalls. 02.15.2012

    Explain how you will ENFORCE your new rules on telemarketing robocalls.

    Explain your enforcement powers or lack of any enforcement powers so we consumers can discuss them with our reps in congress.

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  3. 3 votes
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  4. 65 votes
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  5. my.fcc

    What about the My.fcc.gov web site?

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  6. Ex Parte Rule Links get 404 error.

    Ex Parte rules link from OGC page do not work.

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  7. 11 votes
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  8. Where is the person-finder?

    Please make the person-finder (the directory) easier to find. Is it still here at all?

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  9. 176 votes
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  10. Link no longer found

    www.fcc.gov/omd/contracts/pre-award page no longer displays even though the RFP was released 1 Sep 11.

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  11. Major transactions webpage

    Please reinstate all of the transaction decisions that were on the old major transactions decisions page. I'm not sure why they were deleted but many of the decisions that have been deleted were precedent-changing so it would be helpful to have them all in one place again. I also find the alphabetical listing easier to use but I realize that is just a preference. Thanks for your consideration!

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  12. 7 votes
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  13. All forms in one place with sample forms & downloadable or printable instructions

    Having a hard time finding the forms that I'm looking for on the new site. Needing a 214 form but that is only available under the International Bureau - I go there and I have to sign in and begin to fill it out before I see what it looks like and what is required. Very annoying - best served with all forms on one page with instructions and a blank sample form so you can pre-fill it out prior to online entry.

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  14. 218 votes
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  15. FCC Headlines -- Where's the News?

    You're not putting key items like Wireless Competition Report links on your front page headlines, but do include some fluffy items there. To find the wireless report, relatively easily at least, I had to go to your old Website, where it was at the top of headlines. What gives? I'm afraid this editorial judgment just reinforces perception you're playing some sort of PR game with the new Website. You should play it straight.

    17 votes
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  16. Please keep a link to the old site. The old site is easier to locate items.

    To much eye candy !! The old site is easier to locate items. Please keep a link to the old site.

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  17. Go back to drawing board.

    Scrap your overhaul. Go back to previous design and tinker, and keep things simple and easy to find. First off, huge changes are disruptive in themselves, requiring us to relearn everything. Second, just from my minimal experiences so far, your new stuff is not user-friendly. Just figuring out how to give this feedback has been laborious. I'll spare the details, too aggravating. But you need to make things ***** proof for all us idiots out here. The reason the TV and other devices catch on in the mass market is because they are user friendly. So far, from I've seen,…

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  18. We all want to do license searches and they are difficult to find ... ULS is not obvious.

    It is all in the title. Could not figure out what tab/category the ULS was in. Then when I tried TOOLS, there was something that looked like ULS so I clicked there and eventually found it there. It should be easier to check the status of a license - amateur radio service.

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    3 comments  ·  Website Feedback & Discussion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    The challenge is, just like any new practitioner needs to take time to learn FCC-specific jargon (such as that “ULS” stands for “Universal Licensing System”), so too does the search algorithm need to be taught what the various abbreviations we use mean. Over the next month, we’re going to be working on making the search better aware of major systems and more responsive to common industry tasks.

  19. Regulations

    There have been several comments about rules and regulations... maybe there should be a link to existing rules and regulations (by CFR) on the "Rulemaking" page and it should definitely be visible as part of the "professional" page you're building for frequent users of the website.

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  20. 2 votes
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