Just over one year ago, the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 to repeal the network neutrality rules it adopted in 2015. However, the FCC regulation could make a comeback if House Democrats have their way.
James Gattuso handles regulatory and telecommunications issues for The Heritage Foundation as a Senior Research Fellow in its Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies.
March 11, 2019, 8:42 AM EDT
May 15, 2018, 10:22 AM EDT
Scientists tell us there’s no such thing as a perpetual motion machine, but they haven’t seen the interminable debate over network neutrality rules, which has raged now for close to two decades.
May 3, 2018, 11:37 AM EDT
In congressional testimony earlier this month, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he would support regulation of his own company.
April 20, 2018, 5:18 PM EDT
President Donald Trump may have spearheaded a large tax cut late last year, but two members of his party apparently prefer that Americans pay more.
December 1, 2017, 9:58 AM EST
The end of the world is nigh.
October 27, 2016, 10:39 AM EDT
AT&T Inc. announced on Saturday that they plan to merge.
August 15, 2016, 9:21 AM EDT
In 2015, the U.S. government employed 50,000 more workers than General Motors Co. employs throughout the entire world.
November 25, 2015, 9:19 AM EST
President Obama is nothing if not predictable. Required by law to release plans for new regulations twice a year, the administration has consistently done so just before major holidays, when few are paying attention.
November 17, 2015, 5:23 PM EST
Losing money has become a bit of a tradition at USPS, which now has strung together nine losing years in a row, surpassing even the Redskins for Washingtonian haplessness.
January 16, 2015, 3:42 PM EST
House Judiciary Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., this week jump-started the sputtering effort to allow states to collect sales taxes on sales by out-of-state, mostly Internet-based, sellers. Known as “home rule and revenue return,” his plan would allow Internet purchases to be taxed – but at the rate established by the seller’s state, not the rate set by the buyer’s state.
January 5, 2015, 2:34 PM EST
As 2014 comes to a close, it is enveloped in red tape. From the breakfast table to the night light, government regulators invaded nearly every moment of our lives.