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News Clippings

June 10, 2012
Rob Atkinson supports changes in the way national transportation programs are financed, including a switch to a mileage tax.
June 8, 2012
Daniel Castro comments on the "two pronged" policies the government often maintains when it comes to data management.
June 2, 2012
CQ quotes data and remarks from ITIF report release on need to continue competitive funding to NIH.
May 30, 2012
Richard Bennett explains the broadband boost by Verizon.
May 24, 2012
Tolling is the easiest near-term way to pay the bills, says Robert Atkinson, who chaired the financing commission. "If you could allow modest tolling on Interstates, you could raise a lot of money."
May 22, 2012
Stephen Ezell quoted on the infiltration of counterfeit military parts from China.
May 20, 2012
Richard Bennett's recent blog post explained the heightened need to deal with the spectrum crunch.
May 17, 2012
Politico cites the data from and event discussion of "Leadership in Decline" report.
May 17, 2012
Even if the U.S. solar energy industry loses some workers in the short run, it's important to apply measures to ensure fair competition for the long haul.


Press Releases

February 5, 2016
ITIF calls for symbiotic relationship between sovereign nations & citizens to oversee cyberspace.
February 4, 2016
The plan that the White House has announced signals a welcome focus on the shift from concrete to chips.
February 2, 2016
We commend U.S. and European negotiators for completing an agreement that avoids disrupting the transatlantic digital economy.
February 2, 2016
The Commercial UAS Modernization Act takes a number of important steps to promote the integration of commercial drone operations into U.S. airspace while continuing to protect the public.
February 1, 2016
While we are encouraged by the progress made to date, we are disappointed that U.S. and European negotiators did not reach an agreement on a new Safe Harbor framework by the January 31 deadline.
February 1, 2016
For the second consecutive year, ITIF has been named the top science and technology think tank in the United States, and number two in the world.
February 1, 2016
The U.S. is relying too much on monetary policy to spur economic growth and not focusing enough on needed investments in foundational assets that drive productivity and increase wages.
January 20, 2016
European countries captured eight of the top 10 slots in a new global ranking of how countries’ domestic policies support worldwide innovation.
January 20, 2016
The United States ranks 10th in how its domestic policies support worldwide innovation.
January 19, 2016
After a public vote, ITIF announced that it has given its annual Luddite Award to a loose coalition of scientists and luminaries who stirred fear and hysteria by raising alarms that artificial intelligence could spell doom for humanity.