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CAGW Files Additional Comments on Use of the 12 GHz Spectrum Band

CAGW files additional ex parté comments on the need for oversight by the FCC on use of the 12 GHz spectrum band.

CAGW Sends "Folly of Government-Owned Networks" to Congress

May 25, 2021

U.S. Senate/U.S. House of Representatives 
Washington, D.C. 20510

Dear Senator/Representive,

On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW), I am pleased to provide you with our new report, “The Folly of Government-Owned Networks.”

Court Rules in Favor of FCC in Franchise Fee Dispute

Court rules "in-kind" and "add-on" requirements should be included in the five percent cap on franchise fees.

May 27, 2021 — Deborah Collier 1622136420

All Nations Must Respect and Protect Intellectual Property Rights

World Intellectual Property (IP) Day is a good time to remind all countries of the need to protect and respect IP rights.

April 26, 2021 — Thomas Schatz 1619467943

Commissioner Carr's Good Ideas for Broadband

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr recently spoke with CAGW President Tom Schatz about spectrum. Here is an overview of his ideas.

April 19, 2021 — Deborah Collier 1618838563

CAGW Submits Comments on 911 Fee Diversions

CAGW filed comments on a proposal to increase transparency in 911 fee diversions by state and local governments.

California's Net Neutrality Law Hurts Veterans and All Consumers

California's Net Neutrality law became enforceable on March 25, 2021.  It's harmful effects are now coming to light.

March 30, 2021 — Deborah Collier 1617137385

Wireless Taxes are Costly for Consumers

Wireless tax increases can burden families and can lead to pay for projects unrelated to telecommunications. 

March 25, 2021 — Frances Floresca 1616707119

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