The Small Business & Economic Council’s Statement on the CRA

The United States Senate is expected to vote on a congressional review act (CRA) resolution to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s “Restoring Internet Freedom” order, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is urging Senators to reject the move as it will burden small providers, small businesses, and consumers with new costs and […]

Hispanic Technology & Telecommunications Partnership’s Statement on the Senate’s Vote to Overturn the FCC Rules

Today the U.S. Senate voted to restore the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Net Neutrality rules of 2015, through a process called the Congressional Review Act (CRA). The Hispanic Technology and Telecommunications Partnership (HTTP) is not in favor of the use of the CRA process because it does not allow for a full and open debate regarding, what […]

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 […]