The FCC should reclassify broadband as a lightly-regulated information service, but take a middle ground approach to substantive rules.
Testimonies & Filings
August 28, 2017
August 21, 2017
Letter to the Federal Communications Commission on Making Spectrum Available for Unlicensed Use in TV White Spaces
ITIF wrote to the FCC to support guaranteeing that at least three TV channels are available for unlicensed services.
August 15, 2017
Comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Regarding the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard
In comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture regarding the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard, ITIF recommends how best to implement the congressionally mandated "GMO" disclosure.
July 31, 2017
ITIF filed comments with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative regarding the administration’s investigation into the performance of America’s trade agreements and the policies of its trading partners.
July 17, 2017
ITIF submitted comments to the Federal Communications Commission on how best to ensure an open Internet.
June 21, 2017
To ensure limited federal resources are used as effectively as possible to achieve universal broadband service, policymakers should continue to support defining and mapping broadband service nationwide so we focus first on unserved areas, said Doug Brake in testimony before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications Technology.
June 15, 2017
ITIF submitted comments to the Federal Communications Commission on spurring broadband deployment.
June 14, 2017
Comments to U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on Genetically Engineered Organisms
ITIF submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on its proposed revisions to regulations governing crops improved through biotechnology.
June 14, 2017
ITIF submitted comments to the Food and Drug Administration on how they should regulate foods derived from gene-edited plants.
June 12, 2017
ITIF filed comments with the U.S. Trade Representative on priority issues during the renegotiation of the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).