FCC requested I post this:
I copied and pasted into this. Also, I’m trying out a new way of posting to edsalert.
If this gets messed up, grin and bear it please.
eyes open & thumbs up,
Note: the warrants specified in this, you can scroll back to find the warrants within edsalert posts.
The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) Office of the Inspector General will be hosting an informational meeting to discuss the VRS issues and practices described in the FBI Arrest Warrants (attached). The meetings will take place during RID in Philadelphia on Sunday, 8/2 from 6:30pm-7:30pm and on Monday, 8/3 from 1:00pm – 2:00pm in Conference Room 303 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown (interpreters will be provided). These staff will also be available by appointment in Philadelphia on Sunday, 8/2 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm and Monday, 8/3 from 8:00am to 12:00pm to speak confidentially to individuals wishing to discuss or report potentially fraudulent VRS activity (interpreters available upon request).
If you would like to make an appointment for 8/2 or 8/3 (or at any time afterward) to speak confidentially in-person or on the phone to FCC Inspector General staff regarding any first-hand, personal knowledge you have about the specific issues mentioned in the warrants, or about any other types of activities on the part of a VRS provider that you feel may be fraudulent please contact Jay Keithley at 202-391-6369 (cell) or Jay.Keithley@fcc.gov.
Please forward this information to anyone you think might be interested.
Traci Randolph, CI/CT, SC:L
Federal Communications Commission
Disability Rights Office