Former FCC Commissioners on the Telecommunications Act of 1996

Former FCC Commissioners Michael O’Rielly and Harold Furchtgott-Roth reflected on the 25th anniversary of the 1996 Telecommunications Act.… read more

Former FCC Commissioners Michael O’Rielly and Harold Furchtgott-Roth reflected on the 25th anniversary of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. They discussed major provisions of the law, notably Section 230 which aims to protect internet service providers (ISPs) and internet users who re-post third-party material against liability. In addition, the former FCC commissioners discussed changes in the media ownership space, potential FCC actions on net neutrality, and whether Congress should rewrite parts of the Telecommunications Act of 1996. close

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Former FCC Commissioners on the Telecommunications Act of 1996

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Program ID:
508706-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 08, 2021 | 5:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 07, 2021 | 10:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Feb 08, 2021 | 5:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2021 | 1:35am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 09, 2021 | 8:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 16, 2021 | 1:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 24, 2021 | 7:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 07, 2021 | 10:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1