Issues

January 9, 2012
Legislation aimed at rogue foreign sites, while not a complete solution, does at least recognize that IP and malware are connected and the cost of IP-related crime to the U.S. economy and the security of consumers warrants action.

January 6, 2012
If America wants a manufacturing rebound, it can’t just hope, wish and pray. It has to act.

January 6, 2012
Highlights from this post include clean energy innovation and DOD as well as the solar energy battle with China.

January 5, 2012
As the Commerce Department unveiled a report on U.S. innovation and competitiveness, ITIF hoped it would raise the public awareness of ebbing of U.S. competitiveness.

December 30, 2011
Despite problems with the first draft of SOPA, the Manager’s Amendment ensures that the bill doesn’t conflict with Secure DNS.

December 30, 2011
SOPA critics charge that DNS filtering breaks the Internet, but it does no such thing as long as it’s done sensibly.

December 21, 2011
Val Giddings stresses scientific findings and analysis remain the key driver of global agricultural research and policy.

December 19, 2011
Recent FY2012 budget deal stabilizes or boosts funding for key office that house energy innovation projects.

December 19, 2011
A race for global innovation advantage has emerged as countries compete to realize the highest levels of innovation-based economic growth.

December 15, 2011
The product of a collaboration from business and labor organizations to academic institutions, the charter underscores the importance of manufacturing and provides policy recommendations for ensuring the U.S. manufacturing environment.