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Citizens Against Government Waste Releases Statement on Effort to Rescind Internet Freedom

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Federal Communications Commission Chair Jessica Rosenworcel (D) announced plans to bring back heavy-handed net neutrality rules to regulate the internet by rescinding the Restoring Internet Freedom Order.  In response to this attempt to gain more government control over the internet, CAGW President Tom Schatz issued the following statement: 

FCC Should Avoid Another Net Neutrality Debacle

Former Obama administration solicitors general agree net neutrality rules should not be restored.

September 22, 2023 — Thomas Schatz 1695418383

BEAD Funding Requires Closer Scrutiny

A new report from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) spotlights the potential for waste, fraud, and abuse in federal broadband funding.

September 15, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1694794378

USF Reforms Should Include Replacing Lifeline with ACP

The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste offered its views on Universal Service reform to Congress on August 24, 2023.

August 25, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1692991560

Eastern Tennessee: Where Broadband Goes Bust

Government-owned broadband networks have failed across the country, but public utilities in Tennessee want to build them anyway.

August 15, 2023 — Alec Mena 1692115321

A Disturbing Trend for Broadband Deployment

With $42.5 billion available for broadband deployment, funding should be available regardless of technology or vendor type.

August 11, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1691783831

DOD’s Cloud Services Contract Moves Forward

DOD moves forward with its $9 billion Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability multi-year, multi-vendor contract.

August 9, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1691595499

GAO Duplication Report Offers Roadmap to Cut Government Waste

The GAO offers commonsense ways to reduce duplicative and wasteful spending. 

July 20, 2023 — Eric Maus 1689880404

NTIA Releases Broadband Funding to the States

Federal and state officials should work to use the BEAD funding wisely. 

June 29, 2023 — CAGW Staff 1688067035

Celebrating Creative Women on World IP Day

April 26, 2023 celebrates Women in IP, which should provide focus on protecting their intellectual property rights.

April 26, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1682525547

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