FCC Proposed 2012 Budget: $354.2 Million
February 14, 2011 at 11:18 AM (PT)
The President's fiscal year 2012 proposed budget includes a proposal for $354.2 million in funding for the FCC.
The proposal includes funding for implementing the National Broadband Plan; an overhaul and streamlining of the Commission’s data systems and processes; strengthening the audit and investigation function of the Office of the Inspector General; and supporting the Commission’s public safety and cyber-security roles. It also provides funds for mandatory inflationary increases for contractual services.