Cable From U.S. Embassy In Beijing Reveals U.S. Perspective on Trade Relationship
Copyright, Documents, Intellectual Property, International, Patents
December 14th, 2010
For all of the tough talk coming out of Congress as the United States and China embark on a high profile trade summit today, a confidential memo sent by U.S. Ambassador Jon M. Huntsman at the beginning of 2010 illustrates how the fortunes of the two countries have changed in modern times, and how the leadership of the United States is scrambling for innovative ways to readjust as its economic clout fades.
Study: FCC Could Improve Data Collection Practices
Broadband Data, Documents, FCC, Transparency
March 2nd, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 2, 2010 – The Federal Communications Commission could do a better job of collecting and managing the information it gathers from consumers, businesses and other entities, according to a new Government Accountability Office report.
BroadbandCensus.com Posts NTIA/RUS Broadband Infrastructure Application
Broadband Stimulus, Documents, NTIA
July 8th, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 8, 2009 – One week after the release of the two Notices of Funds Availability for broadband stimulus grants, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration had not posted the online applications as of 5:15 p.m. ET, although they were promised on July 7, 2009.
OPASTCO Comments on Rural Broadband
March 25th, 2009
WASHINGTON, March 25, 2009 – The Organization for the Promotion and Advancement of Small Telecommunications Companies (OPASTCO) filed comments in the FCC’s inquiry into rural broadband policy.
Microsoft Comments on Rural Broadband
March 25th, 2009
WASHINGTON, March 25, 2009 – Microsoft filed comments in the FCC’s inquiry into rural broadband policy.
NCTA & Free Press Letter to Senate on Broadband Stimulus Discussion
February 4th, 2009
WASHINGTON, February 4, 2009 – The top cable industry lobbyist and the policy director of a non-profit advocacy organization on Wednesday urged the Senate to target broadband funds toward the “construction of robust facilities in unserved areas. The broader objective should be to use scarce resources judiciously to maximize and modernize the reach of our network infrastructure.”
Illinois Proposal for Transparent Town Halls
January 12th, 2009
CHICAGO, January 12, 2009 – Broadband As a Tool for Transparent Town Halls for Responsible Infrastructure Investments of $700 Billion: A proposal of the Community Life Initiative.
Communications Workers of America Proposals to Stimulate Broadband Investment
January 9th, 2009
WASHINGTON, January 9, 2009 – Communications Workers of America proposes government programs to stimulate broadband investment to create jobs and jumpstart the economy.
FCC's 'Findings' in Order Against Comcast's Network Management Practices
Documents, Net Neutrality
August 1st, 2008
WASHINGTON, August 1 – The following are the six “findings” of which the Federal Communications Commission found Comcast guilty. As is standard practice for the agency, no written document encapsulating these charges was publicly released.