Issues

December 21, 2010
ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell anticipates the vote on the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act in the House of Representatives.

December 17, 2010
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro discusses the principal recommendations and themes of the Department of Commerce report on privacy.

December 16, 2010
Video from the public briefing on the PCAST report, "Designing a Digital Future: Federally Funded Research and Development in Networking and Information Technology."

December 16, 2010
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro reviews a ruling that provisions of the Stored Communications Act allowing law enforcement access to email without a warrant are unconstitutional.

December 16, 2010
Hundreds of leading thinkers, scientists, public officials, and innovators gathered in Washington, D.C., to initiate a conversation on a new policy paradigm.

December 15, 2010
America is built around innovation. Everywhere that is, except in energy. It’s time to change that.

December 9, 2010
Policymakers should refrain from getting overly involved in the dispute between Comcast and Level 3 over the Internet peering capacity needed to support Netflix streaming.

December 8, 2010
A new analysis of where clean energy technologies are being invented provides a "gut check" of where the U.S. ranks and what other countries are doing to leapfrog forward.

December 7, 2010
ITIF Senior Research Fellow Richard Bennett argues in favor of keeping the FCC and discusses the status of the FCC’s Open Internet framework.

December 7, 2010
The current approaches to STEM education in the United States are not working, and reforms are urgently needed.