Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

Senate Commerce Committee

Date: 
Wed, 02/28/2018 - 10:17

An executive session to consider the following nominations:

  1. Joseph Simons, of Virginia, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner, Chairman Designate
  2. Noah Joshua Phillips, of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner
  3. Christine Wilson, of Virginia, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner
  4. Rohit Chopra, of New York, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner

 



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 03/22/2018 - 11:30 to 13:30
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Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband Coalition

Date: 
Thu, 02/22/2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

How do counties take on broadband planning?



Sponsor: 

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 15:30
Sponsor: 

George Mason Law Review

Date: 
Fri, 02/16/2018 - 08:00 to 18:10

Recently, there have been a series of challenges aimed at “reinvigorating” antitrust enforcement agencies and institutions and calling into question the economic approach to antitrust. The “Hipster Antitrust” movement represents a departure from the longstanding nonpartisan consensus that rigorous economic analysis is a key ingredient to robust competition policy – a consensus that finds its roots in Robert Bork’s, The Antitrust Paradox.



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Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband Coalition

Date: 
Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:00

The Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband (SHLB) Coalition will release a holistic broadband strategy to close the digital divide in rural markets. Particularly timely following the release of the Trump Administration’s infrastructure proposal earlier today, SHLB’s rural broadband strategy will focus on deploying high-capacity broadband “to and through anchors” to the surrounding community through wireless and wireline technologies.



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Brookings

Date: 
Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:30 to 12:00

As Americans depend more and more on digital communications and information in their work and daily lives, the challenges of protecting the security of information and resiliency of networks in our technology-driven world keep growing and changing. In February 2013, President Obama signed executive order 13636, which first mandated the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to develop an approach to combat cybersecurity risks against critical infrastructure.



Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 02/28/2018 - 09:00 to 15:30

Contact

Elaine Gardner
DAC Designated Federal Officer
Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau
Disability Rights Office
(202) 418-0581 (voice)
[email protected]



Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 02/22/2018 - 10:30 to 12:30

Chairman Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the February Open Commission Meeting ... 



    Sponsor: 

    Senate Commerce Committee

    Date: 
    Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:00

    Witnesses:

    • Mr. Joseph Simons, of Virginia, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner, Chairman Designate
    • Mr. Rohit Chopra, of New York, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner
    • Mr. Noah Joshua Phillips, of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner 
    • Ms. Christine S. Wilson, of Virginia, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner