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CAGW Files Comments to FTC on Commercial Surveillance and Data Security

CAGW files comments with the Federal Trade Commission on an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking on consumer data privacy.

November 18, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Planning for the Future of Spectrum

Reauthorizing the FCC's auction authority should be a priority for Congress, along with passing a CR and the NDAA.

November 14, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Long-Term Extension of Spectrum Auction Authority is Essential

The continuing resolution passed by Congress includes spectrum auction authority for the FCC, but only until December 16, 2022.

September 30, 2022
Op-Eds

Privatization of Space Includes Broadband Services

The satellites being sent into space need access to spectrum, including in the 17 GHz band, to provide broadband access on Earth.

September 22, 2022
The WasteWatcher

An Interoperable EHR System is Closer than Ever

VA and DOD have been trying to develop interoperable EHR systems for 40 years. New efforts make this project closer to fruition.

September 13, 2022
The WasteWatcher

The IRA Could Make the IRS Preparer, Bill, and Enforcer

The Inflation Reduction Act requires the IRS study becoming a tax preparation service to compete against the private sector.

September 8, 2022
The WasteWatcher

FTC Is Invading Privacy by Overreaching on Regulations

On August 10, 2022, the FTC announced it would be potentially writing new rules regulating consumer data privacy.

August 19, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Passage of the IRA Means the Taxman Cometh

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 will add 87,000 new IRS employees at a cost of $80 billion in potentially wasteful spending.

August 11, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Spectrum Coordination Needs to Expand Across More Federal Agencies

The FCC and NTIA announced signing an MOU on spectrum allocation coordination. Other federal agencies should join this effort.

August 4, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Regulation of the Internet Is Unnecessary and Will Drive Up Costs

If the Net Neutrality and Broadband Justice Act is passed, closing the digital divide will become more expensive and difficult.

July 29, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Federal Funding for Broadband Should Be Vendor and Technology Neutral

When planning infrastructure spending on broadband deployment, rules should be technology and vendor neutral.

July 18, 2022
Op-Eds

Spectrum auction authority must be extended

To achieve the socio-economic benefits that 5G and other new technologies will bring, the FCC must be enabled to create a balanced spectrum pipeline.

July 13, 2022

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