April 12, 2018 | News, Statements

Statement In Support Of Rejoining TPP

IA Director, Trade Policy, Jordan Haas released the following statement in response to reports that President Trump had instructed The National Economic Council (NEC) and United States Trade Representative (USTR) to look into rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP):

“The TPP, as originally written, had strong, effective digital trade and intellectual property chapters. That’s why the entire internet sector, along with traditional content industries, supported passage of the agreement. We are encouraged by reports that the Trump Administration is looking into rejoining the agreement, and stand ready to work with USTR to achieve this goal in TPP and other active trade agreements.”

 

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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 »

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.

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 »

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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 »

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