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Thomas Hazlett: The Political Spectrum. Interview on Radio Free Hillsdale




June 16, 2017

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Thomas Hazlett participated in a debate held by POLITICO in Washington DC

POLITICO Technology Reporter Margaret McGill (left) is joined by Paula Boyd,
Senior Director of Government Affairs and Policy, Microsoft (second from left) Harold Feld, Senior Vice President, Public Knowledge (third from left) Tom Hazlett, Hugh H. Macaulay Endowed Professor of Economics, Clemson University; former Chief Economist, Federal Communications Commission; author, "The Political Spectrum"
(second from right and David Strickland, Partner, Venable LLP; former Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (right) during the POLITICO panel discussion "Spectrum, Innovation and Infrastructure in the Trump Era" at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, DC, Thursday, June 15, 2017. (Photo by Rod Lamkey Jr.)

Spectrum, Innovation and Infrastructure in the Trump Era – Thursday June 15, 2017


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Facebook: POLITICO Live’s Facebook Page has pictures posted from the program. We will be adding additional photos to this album when we have the full photo inventory tomorrow morning.

Twitter: The hashtag #POLITICOTech was a buzz on Twitter, with nearly 200 tweets during the event garnering over 750,000k impressions.

The Internet’s First Amendment: The New Fight For Net Neutrality

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Wednesday, May 31 2017 • 10 a.m. (ET)

Some call it “the First Amendment of the internet”: keep all data flowing free, and fast. The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the Obama-era rules need to change so business isn’t harmed. The net neutrality rules prevented internet service providers from favoring certain sites by intentionally speeding or slowing down user access. Consumer advocates say the move to loosen the rules would largely leave the industry to police itself. How do we keep the internet open, free AND competitive?