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Protecting Net Neutrality Requires New Legislation, Not CRA

February 9, 2018

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ On Wednesday, Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO), said he would not support the current attempt to use the Congressional Review Act to reinstate...


FCC to Update Media Ownership Regulations in November

October 27, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. — Yesterday, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai released a draft order that would modernize regulations governing ownership of local print, radio and TV news...


#201: Who Owns the Media?

October 23, 2017

In 1975, “media” essentially meant television, radio, and newspapers. Obviously, today’s market looks way different thanks to the Internet and other developments. We have cable...


Well-Intentioned ‘Honest Ads’ Bill Raises Serious Free Speech Concerns

October 19, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) held a press conference announcing introduction of the Honest Ads Act. Co-sponsored by...


Simons, Chopra, Phillips Nominated to Federal Trade Commission

October 19, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. — Yesterday, the President nominated Republican Joe Simons to chair the Federal Trade Commission as well as Democrat Rohit Chopra and Republican Noah...


#198: Social Media and Elections (w/ FEC Comm’r Lee Goodman)

October 2, 2017

Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election isn’t exactly breaking news. But recently, social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter are facing an intense backlash from...