January 9, 2017

This information is also available as a printable one-pager here. What is Lifeline? Initiated under the Reagan Administration, the FCC’s Lifeline program provides a modest $9.25 monthly subsidy to low-income […]


NHMC Responds to Draft Lifeline National Verifier Plan

January 3, 2017

On Dec. 30, NHMC joined several other consumer-interest organizations in responding to the Universal Services Administrative Company’s (USAC) D ...


Lifeline Modernization Passed by the FCC is Critical for Diverse Communities

March 31, 2016

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2016 Contact: Christina DiPasquale, 202.716.1953, Courtney Holsworth, 989.572.8162,  ...


NHMC Offers Further Recommendations For Lifeline Modernization

October 1, 2015

The National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) yesterday filed reply comments urging the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to modernize Lifeline to ...

  • Jessica Gonzalez
    NHMC’s Jessica J. Gonzalez To Testify Before U.S. Senate Today
    June 2, 2015

    National Hispanic Media Coalition's (NHMC) executive vice president and general counsel, Jessica J. Gonzalez testifies before the U.S. Senate, sharing her personal experiences with using the Lifeline program and how the program attributed t ...

  • Broadband
    NHMC Supports Introduction of the Broadband Adoption Act
    June 1, 2015

    The U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate introduced a new pair of bills today, which instruct the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to modernize Lifeline to fully support broadband services and take additional steps to en ...