Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman released the following statement on the Senate introduction of S. 2823, the Music Modernization Act.
Washington, DC – Internet Association is urging Americans to contact their senators today to support the Congressional Review Act (CRA) or another bipartisan legislative solution that will restore strong, enforceable net neutrality protections. IA also relaunched its Net Neutrality Day of Action website (iadayofaction.org), aimed at educating Americans on the importance of a free and Read more »
Washington, DC — Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on First Lady Melania Trump’s “Be Best” campaign: “The internet industry commends First Lady Melania Trump for her dedication to educating children about the importance of a healthy and balanced life both on and offline. Internet companies care deeply about the Read more »
Sacramento, CA — Internet Association Vice President of State Government Affairs Robert Callahan issued the following statement in opposition to HF 2489, a bill in the Iowa State Legislature that would impose new taxes on digital marketplaces and online travel services: “The internet industry calls on Iowa legislators to oppose HF 2489’s provisions that target Read more »
Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement ahead of the House vote on the Music Modernization Act (MMA).
IA released the following statement of support ahead of the Commerce Committee vote on the nomination of Rebecca Slaughter to be an FTC Commissioner.
Washington, DC – Internet Association today announced that Senators Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) will be honored with the 2018 Internet Freedom Award, Internet Association’s highest recognition for excellence in public service. The awards will be presented at the Internet Association 2018 Gala on April 25, 2018. The gala will also feature a Read more »
Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today announced that Sean Perryman joined the organization as Director of Diversity and Inclusion Policy and Counsel. Perryman previously served on the Democratic Staff of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform as counsel and IT/cybersecurity subcommittee liaison, where he developed technology policy positions in the areas of Read more »
Washington, DC – Internet Association today welcomed letgo – the largest and fastest growing app to buy and sell locally – as the organization’s newest member. letgo has quickly become one of America’s most popular apps by making it simple for people to sell what they don’t need and find great deals nearby on anything Read more »
Jordan Haas released the following statement in response to reports that President Trump had instructed the NEC and USTR to look into rejoining TPP.