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February 9, 2017

Mend, Don't End, the H1B Visa Program


Of all the controversial elements of proposed immigration reform plans, the H1B visa impasse should be the easiest to fix.

February 2, 2017

Getting in the Broadband Zone


Whatever you call them, incentive-based Broadband Enterprise Zones are the best way to get broadband deployed to unserved areas of the country.

January 26, 2017

Quantum Improvements at the FCC


The FCC must be legislatively restructured to prevent future abuse of the agency’s power.

January 6, 2017

Email Privacy Could Be a Quick Win for Trump and Congress


Congress could chalk up an easy bipartisan victory for taxpayers if both the House and Senate determined to pass the Email Privacy Act on January 28, Data Privacy Day, and send it to President Trump for signature.

November 17, 2016

Time to Put an End to Rule by Regulators


It’s time to permanently rein in the FCC’s scope and authority by passing laws that limit its powers.

October 20, 2016

The Worm in Netflix's Apple


Instead of succeeding through private, free-market negotiations, Netflix chose to lobby for favorable treatment from government regulators.

October 5, 2016

Gross Violations of Fourth Amendment Right to Electronic Privacy


This week’s news should make passage of the Email Privacy Act a no-brainer, but for the sole opposition of Senator Cornyn.

September 29, 2016

FCC Chairman Delays His Ill-Advised Set-Top Box Proposal


FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler today pulled his ill-advised set-top box proposal from a scheduled vote, which is a good thing. The proposal has not been made public for comment and review, exceeds the FCC's jurisdiction, and creates significant new problems.

September 7, 2016

Will Telehealth Be Improved or Restricted?


Consumers and doctors should have the choice to find the right means of care that works best in each situation. Technology continues to make such tailored care a reality if not blocked by government.

September 1, 2016

Do Copyright Office Concerns Matter to the FCC?


What happens when one expert agency calls out another expert agency? We're about to find out, as the Copyright Office has described major problems with the FCC's set-top box proposal.

 

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