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April 20, 2016

Texas Telemedicine is Ailing


As yet another example of regulation hampering innovation, telemedicine in Texas is being held back by the Texas Medical Board.

April 13, 2016

Congress Steps In on AllVid Rulemaking


Commending congressional leaders for taking the first steps of Congressional oversight on the FCC’s controversial AllVid rulemaking.

March 17, 2016

Let the People Speak and Innovate


Politicians and bureaucrats increasingly want to legislate and regulate innovative new products and business models before they even exist. Instead, better to let society express its will before legislators try to do it. 

March 10, 2016

The Internet of (No)Thing


If Washington has its way, the “Internet of Things” won’t be much more than a sprawling, tax-collecting, expansive, government-spying operation.

February 18, 2016

We Can Have Both Freedom and Security, but Freedom is Harder


The law enforcement function is vital to a safe and secure society, but keeping law enforcement within constitutional limits is vital to a free society. We can have both.

February 4, 2016

Tax Succor or Sucker Punch


For years, big-government pro-taxers have often deployed parliamentary tricks to thwart the vote on a permanent Internet tax fix. This time, however, there may be nowhere to hide.

December 23, 2015

Just in Time for Christmas! It's Text Spam


When a company is seeking to use government regulation to pad its own bottom line the government should reject the proposal.

December 3, 2015

Is SEC's Power Grab More Important Than the Fourth Amendment?


The SEC is holding up ECPA reform in an attempt to parlay more agency power, demanding a carve-out in any updated ECPA bill that would give the agency power to access your data without a warrant. 

November 19, 2015

The Creeping Tentacles of Unrestrained Regulation


We need restraint in the face of ill-defined, or ill-fitting, regulations that were clearly drafted and enacted in another age, for technology found today only in museums.

October 22, 2015

Playing Politics With Internet Taxes


Congress should move to protect taxpayers and Internet users once and for all by making the moratorium permanent.

 

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