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Agency Comments

Coalition Urges Significant Changes to Proposed Commerce Rule

January 10, 2020 U.S. Department of Commerce 1401 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20230 RE: Proposed Rule on Securing the ICTS Supply Chain, 15 CFR Part 7, RIN 0605-AA51

Peter Klensch January 10, 2020
The WasteWatcher

The Role of Facial Recognition for Law Enforcement

Faces have unique qualities that allow individuals to be recognized through computer algorithms that have developed to the point where software is being used by law enforce

Deborah Collier December 17, 2019

CAGW Statement on FCC Investigation into Mobility Fund Phase II Mapping Rules

For Immediate Release      Contact: Ally Abrams 202-467-5310 December 4, 2019  

Ally Abrams December 4, 2019
The WasteWatcher

FCC Plans to Open More Spectrum for Unlicensed Use

On December 12, 2019, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will be voting to adopt a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on the Use of the 5.850-5.925 GHz Band (ET Docket No.

Deborah Collier December 4, 2019
The WasteWatcher

STELAR Expiring Soon to a Satellite Near You

Every five years, the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act Reauthorization (STELAR) expires, and every five years Congress scrambles to extend the authorization.  In the past, some have seen the reauthorization as an opportunity to refine...

Deborah Collier November 21, 2019

CAGW Statement on 5.9GHz Spectrum Band

For Immediate Release Contact: Ally Abrams 202-467-5310 November 20, 2019  

Ally Abrams November 20, 2019
The WasteWatcher

Media Ownership Rules Don't Make Sense in Today's Marketplace

The government has thousands of outdated rules that must be streamlined and modernized to accommodate progress spurred by innovation.  Nowhere is this more valid than at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), which has been taking the lead in...

Deborah Collier November 7, 2019
The WasteWatcher

Treat: RIFO Is Upheld and the Internet Remains Open

The FCC's Restoring Internet Freedom Order (RIFO) was upheld by the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on October 1, 2019.  Instead of being smothered by

Ally Abrams October 29, 2019
The WasteWatcher

CBA's Criticism of Senate Testimony on C-Band Is Ludicrous

In response to testimony provided to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, the C-Band Alliance (CBA), which is currently comprised of three foreign satellite companies, issued a letter  to “correct...

Thomas Schatz October 23, 2019

Citizens Against Government Waste President Tom Schatz Testifies on Mid-band Spectrum

For Immediate Release Contact: Ally Abrams 202-467-5310 October 17, 2019  

Ally Abrams October 17, 2019
The WasteWatcher

The Restoring Internet Freedom Order Court Decision

The Federal Communications Commission’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order (RIFO), which determined that broadband internet access services (BIAS) are an information service under Title I of the Communications Act of 1934, was u

Deborah Collier October 2, 2019

CAGW Response to Court Decision on the Restoring Internet Freedom Order

For Immediate Release    Contact: Ally Abrams 202-467-5310 October 1, 2019    

Ally Abrams October 1, 2019


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