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date icon October 1, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Announcement Of The New U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

IADirector, Digital Trade Jordan Haas issued the following statement on the announcement of a new trilateral trade agreement to modernize NAFTA.

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date icon September 27, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Announcement Of A Potential New Trade Deal With Japan

IA Director, Trade Policy Jordan Haas issued the following statement on the announcement of a potential new trade deal between the U.S. and Japan.

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date icon September 26, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The AI In Government Act Of 2018

Washington, DC – Internet Association Director of Diversity and Inclusion Policy Sean Perryman issued the following statement upon the introduction of the AI in Government Act of 2018: “The internet industry commends Senators Gardner and Schatz for their leadership in sponsoring the AI in Government Act. This bill assembles experts from the private and public… Read more

date icon September 25, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On Final Passage Of The Music Modernization Act

IA President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement upon the final passage of the Music Modernization Act in the House of Representatives.

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date icon September 25, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On NTIA’s Privacy Principles Request For Comment

Washington, DC – Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on NTIA’s privacy principles request for comment: “The internet industry commends NTIA for leading an important national dialogue on the importance of modernizing America’s approach to data privacy. Americans deserve – and internet companies support – a modern approach to privacy… Read more

date icon September 19, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On Senate Passage Of The Music Modernization Act

IA Director, Federal Government Affairs & Counsel Mike Lemon issued the following statement on the passage of the Music Modernization Act in the Senate.

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date icon September 12, 2018 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Proposes Privacy Principles For A Modern National Regulatory Framework

Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released six principles and policy considerations to modernize national privacy legislation. The internet industry supports an American approach to federal privacy legislation that is consistent nationwide, proportional, flexible, and encourages companies to act as good stewards of the personal information provided to them by individuals. “Internet Association members… Read more

date icon August 27, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On U.S.-Mexico Announced Preliminary Agreement

Washington, DC — Internet Association Director of Trade and International Policy Jordan Haas issued the following statement in response to the announced U.S.-Mexico two-way trade understanding: “The internet industry is optimistic about the potential of a new NAFTA that will, for the first time, recognize the internet as an important U.S. export that contributes to… Read more

date icon August 27, 2018 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Joins Other Advocacy Groups To File Intervenor Brief To Save Net Neutrality

IA today filed an intervenor brief in Mozilla v. FCC as part of the broad effort to restore the net neutrality rules that the FCC repealed in 2017.

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date icon August 24, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement In Response To Senate Commerce Committee Privacy Announcement

Internet Industry Commits To Working With Congress To Develop National Approach To Privacy   Washington, DC — Internet Association Senior Vice President of Global Government Affairs Melika Carroll issued the following statement in response to Senator John Thune’s intention to develop data privacy legislation: “Internet Association commends Sen. Thune and members of the Senate Commerce… Read more

date icon August 7, 2018 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association And Rep. Mike Doyle Meet With Local Businesses And Community Organizations In East Liberty, Pittsburgh To Discuss Value Of The Internet

Pittsburgh, PA – Today, Internet Association (IA) and Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA), will meet with small businesses and community organizations in the East Liberty neighborhood of Pittsburgh as part of an “Internet Community Crawl” to highlight the importance of the internet in helping the community grow and succeed. “East Liberty is a shining example of… Read more

date icon July 26, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Children And Media Research Advancement Act

Washington, DC – Internet Association Senior Vice President of Global Government Affairs Melika Carroll issued the the following statement in support of the Children and Media Research Advancement (CAMRA) Act: “Internet companies care deeply about the safety and well-being of their users and welcome scientific research on this important issue funded through the CAMRA Act…. Read more

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Washington, DC – IA Vice President, Federal Government Affairs Michael Bloom released the following statement on the introduction of the Stopping Harmful Image Exploitation and Limiting Distribution Act (SHIELD Act) in the House of Representatives, which would criminalize the distribution of non-consensual intimate imagery (NCII): “The internet industry urges the immediate passage the SHIELD Act… Read more

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