United States: Antiquated Telephone Era Policy Harms Public Health and Slows Economic Recovery

By: Joseph Woodson 24/7 Rush Hour Traffic Technology advances fast—much faster than government. In the time since the Federal Communication Commission (“FCC”) updated the nation’s broadband table stakes[1], the public’s need for high speed internet significantly changed.[2] Cellphones, televisions, smart home devices, tablets, laptops, game consoles, etc. All these electronics are normally and routinely relied … Continue reading United States: Antiquated Telephone Era Policy Harms Public Health and Slows Economic Recovery

President Trump Threatens to Revoke California’s Waiver under the Clean Air Act: Can he do it?

By:  Robert Bryson President Trump, as part of the Administration’s goal of rolling back regulations designed to combat climate change, has threatened to rollback a waiver granted to California to pursue stricter vehicle emissions standards. Under the Obama Administration, the federal government and California collaborated on preparing the currently-enacted vehicle standards.[1] The waiver was granted … Continue reading President Trump Threatens to Revoke California’s Waiver under the Clean Air Act: Can he do it?

Post-Recession Banking Regulations Removed, Resulting in Unrest

By:  Ridgeway Woulfe The recession of the Oughts has been, and will continue to be, a generation-defining crisis.  For people like me, we had graduations marred by sentiments of caution and warnings of how challenging life was going to be for us in “the real world.”  The financial collapse was the result of laissez-faire regulations. … Continue reading Post-Recession Banking Regulations Removed, Resulting in Unrest