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  • Communicators Roundtable Discussion on Net Neutrality
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    Communicators Roundtable Discussion on Net Neutrality

    Telecommunications advocates Gigi Sohn and Robert McDowell talked about internet regulation. The Federal Communications Commission was scheduled to vote on December 14, 2017, on reversing rules adopted…

    2,441 views
  • Communicators Roundtable on Technology Issues and the Trump Administration
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    Communicators Roundtable on Technology Issues and the Trump Administration

    Robert McDowell and Michael Copps, former commissioners at the Federal Communications Commission, discussed technology issues facing the FCC, the increasingly political culture around it,…

    666 views
  • Discussion with Republican FCC Commissioners on Open Internet Rules
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    FCC Commissioners on Open Internet Rules

    Republican FCC Commissioners Ajit Pai and Mike O’Rielly spoke about their opposition to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rules on net neutrality. The FCC voted 3-2 the previous…

    145 views
  • The Communicators Michael Copps and Robert McDowell
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    Communicators on Media Mergers

    Michael Copps and Robert McDowell talked about media merger proposals, including the proposed AT&T-DirecTV merger and the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger. They discussed the pros…

    346 views
  • Net Neutrality and Antitrust Laws
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    Net Neutrality and Antitrust Laws

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the ability of antitrust laws versus Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulations to ensure “net neutrality.” "Net neutrality," also known as open Internet, refers to the…

    1,639 views
  • Internet Governance
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    Future of Internet Governance

    Some of the key players involved in the process of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) ceding of authority over the domain name system talked about their…

    279 views
  • Call In Net Neutrality Debate
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    Net Neutrality Rules

    Michael Copps and Robert McDowell talked about the decision by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) does not have authority to regulate how Internet service…

    737 views
  • Regulation of Open Internet Access
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    Regulation of Open Internet Access

    Gigi Sohn and Randolph May talked about the case Verizon vs. Federal Communications Commission for which oral arguments were heard by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on September 9, 2013.…

    241 views
  • International Regulation of the Internet
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    International Regulation of the Internet

    Panelists talked about international efforts to regulate the Internet, their opposition to government regulation of the Internet, and ways the U.S. can further engage in this issue. They also shared their…

    188 views
  • United Nations International Internet Regulation
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    United Nations International Internet Regulation

    Witnesses testified on international proposals that could give the United Nations' International Telecommunications Union control over the Internet. Consequences of a United Nations'…

    1,161 views
  • United Nations Internet Regulation Plan
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    United Nations Internet Regulation Plan

    Federal Communications Commissioner Robert McDowell gave an update on a proposal to give the United Nations (U.N.) more control over the Internet. The proposal, backed by China, Russia, Brazil…

    1,905 views
  • Minority Access to Broadband Technology and Job Creation
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    Minority Access to Broadband Technology and Job Creation

    Federal Communications Commission (FCC) commissioners and minority community leaders talked about a new National Urban League report that found substantial efforts to bridge the digital…

    1,069 views
  • Broadband to Rural Areas
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    Broadband to Rural Areas

    The Federal Communications Commission met to discuss changing the universal service fund to provide broadband services to rural areas. They voted unanimously to change the universal service fund, with…

    147 views
  • Communicators with Robert McDowell
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    Communicators with Robert McDowell

    Robert McDowell talked about the proposed deal between AT&T and T-Mobile, congressional efforts on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) net neutrality regulations, FCC efforts on…

    114 views
  • Net Neutrality
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    Net Neutrality

    Members of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) testified on the commission’s national broadband plan and net neutrality, a policy that requires Internet providers to allow content…

    473 views
  • Federal Communications Commission Open Meeting
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    Federal Communications Commission Open Meeting

    The Federal Communications Commission held an open hearing on the National Broadband Plan which included proposals to encourage broadband Internet expansion in rural areas by redirecting…

    134 views
  • FCC Polices and Processes
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    FCC Polices and Processes

    Robert McDowell spoke about Federal Communications Commission (FCC) policies and processes. He said the FCC’s recent decision on net neutrality was the wrong. Net neutrality requires Internet…

    69 views
  • Federal Communications Commission Open Meeting
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    Federal Communications Commission Open Meeting

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) held an open meeting on ways to incorporate broadband and mobile devices into 9-1-1 emergency service as well as “net neutrality,” the principle…

    772 views
  • Robert McDowell Remarks
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    Robert McDowell Remarks

    Robert McDowell addressed the Right Online Conference. He talked about his opposition to Internet regulations under consideration by the Federal Communications Commission. In his remarks he called the…

    70 views
  • Framework for Broadband Internet Service
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    Framework for Broadband Internet Service

    Commissioners considered a Notice of Inquiry to begin an open, public process to investigate legal frameworks for broadband Internet services in order to promote innovation and investment,…

    216 views
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