Public Policy

Get breaking news on telecommunications policy issues from Verizon, including privacy, net neutrality, spectrum, taxation and federal regulations.

Ronan Dunne named president of Verizon Wireless

With the leadership of the administration and the FCC, we're paving a path that will help keep the U.S. as the global leader in 5G.


9-1-1 operators do important, life-saving work that deserves recognition.


Verizon is taking a stand to help protect our customers from fraud and identity theft.


Hans Vestberg joins over 100 CEOs to urge Congress to find a permanent solution that would allow Dreamers to remain in the U.S.


The Verizon Transparency Report describes the different types of demands we receive and the types of data that we disclose in response to those demands.


The TRACED Act is a commonsense policy to deter illegal and abusive robocalls.


Statement from Craig Silliman on the upcoming Wireless Emergency Alert scheduled for October 3, 2018.

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Today, FCC Commission Brendan Carr outlined a proposal that calls for streamlining the way 5G small cells are deployed nationwide.


Commissioner Clyburn showed strong leadership on such issues as strengthening the Lifeline program, reforming prison payphone rates, and addressing the digital divide.


All customers with the existing 215 or 267 area codes should be prepared for the introduction of the new 445 area code on March 3, 2018.