July 25, 2018 | News, Statements

Statement Supporting The Bipartisan CyberTipline Modernization Act

Washington, DC – Internet Association Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Melika Carroll released the following statement in support of the CyberTipline Modernization Act, sponsored by Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA):

“The CyberTipline Modernization Act is important legislation that will help internet platforms combat the scourge of child exploitation online. The internet industry supports its passage. This bill provides essential updates to the CyberTipline, which enables coordination between NCMEC, the public, law enforcement, and the internet sector, as we all work together to eradicate child exploitation both online and offline. The internet industry commends Senators Cornyn and Feinstein for their leadership on this issue.”

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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 »

Internet Association Signs Pledge To America’s Workers

Washington, DC – Internet Association today will sign the Pledge to America’s Workers at a White House event, and commit to providing over 100,000 opportunities for on-the-job training, continuing education, and work-based learning programs over a 5-year period. This is part of a continued industry-wide effort to develop an American workforce that is prepared for Read more »

Statement On The FTC Oversight Hearing

Washington, DC — Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on the House Energy & Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection hearing on Federal Trade Commission (FTC) oversight: “The many benefits of the internet can be seen in every aspect of our society and economy – by consumers, Read more »

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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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