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FCC’s Pai Proposes ‘Gigabit Opportunity Zones’

September 13, 2016

Other Reforms Would Ease Broadband Deployment, Bridge Digital Divide WASHINGTON — Today, Ajit Pai, a Republican Commissioner for the Federal Communications Commission, laid out a...


FCC Must Fix its ‘Broadband Assessment’ Farce

September 7, 2016

Current Process Creates Vicious Cycle of Regulation WASHINGTON — Yesterday, TechFreedom filed comments in the Federal Communications Commission’s annual “broadband assessment.” The outcome is all...


FTC’s Loss in AT&T Case May Create Privacy Vacuum

August 29, 2016

Decision May Embolden FCC but Only Congress Can Close Gap SAN FRANCISCO — Today, the Ninth Circuit tossed out the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) enforcement...


FCC Loses Key Muni Broadband Case

August 10, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ Today, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals struck down the FCC’s 2015 order preempting state laws and dictating how municipalities make decisions...


FCC Paves Way for 5G, Cutting Red Tape for Small Cells and DAS

August 9, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ Yesterday, the FCC announced that it would move forward with a plan to remove barriers to deployment of the new infrastructure needed...


Verizon’s Yahoo Buyout Shows FCC Broadband Privacy Blunder

July 25, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ Today, Verizon announced that it has agreed to acquire Yahoo for $4.8 billion. Yahoo’s main benefit for Verizon would be as a...