Op-Ed: Why Shelter the Internet Edge Providers

By Anna-Maria Kovacs, Visiting Senior Policy Scholar at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy The Senate is about to vote on a resolution introduced under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) 2017 Restoring Internet Freedom order and resurrect the FCC’s 2015 Open Internet order. The 2015 order […]

Washington Examiner: Democrats Have Suddenly Embraced Internet Price Controls

By Matthew Kandrach A “Kinsley Gaffe” happens in Washington when someone accidentally tells the truth. Democrats committed a big one recently when they admitted their supposed concern for “net neutrality” was actually camouflage for a much more aggressive goal: imposing unpopular and politically unacceptable price controls on the Internet. This issue has been lurking in […]

Letter from the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste to Senators

Dear Senator, Tomorrow, you will be asked to vote on S. J. Res. 52, a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution of Congressional disapproval of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) adoption of the Restoring Internet Freedom Order (RIFO). On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of the Council for Citizens Against Government […]

Wall Street Journal: A Phony Vote on ‘Net Neutrality’

By the Editorial Board One extreme part of the anti-Trump “resistance” is outrage, including death threats, against Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai because he wants to roll back the Obama Administration’s regulation of the internet. Senate Democrats are now whipping up this base ahead of a phony vote on Wednesday, and the ironies are […]