March 6, 2018 | News, Statements

Statement on RAY BAUM’s Act of 2018

Washington, DC — Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on RAY BAUM’S Act of 2018:

“The internet industry supports the FCC reauthorization bill, appropriately renamed RAY BAUM’S Act in honor of the late committee staff director and spectrum champion Ray Baum. The reauthorization enables a properly functioning agency and includes spectrum provisions that allow for greater deployment of broadband. The internet sector believes in maximizing internet access through any means, including wireline and wireless connections as well as licensed and unlicensed spectrum.”

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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.

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 »

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 »

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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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