Digital Liberty advocates for a consumer-driven market free from heavy regulation or taxation of the Internet, technology, telecommunications, video games, and media.

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FCC Continues Robocall Crackdown

By Lawson Faulkner We all know the feeling. You hear a ring. You glance down at your phone. You see a mysterious caller on the line. You pick up – because what if it’s important? – and before you know it, you are listening to the humanoid droll of a…

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Sen. Eric Schmitt Condemns NTIA for Engaging in Broadband Rate Regulation

By Lawson Faulkner Sen. Eric Schmitt (R-Mo.) has recently taken aim at the NTIA for misleading lawmakers over its administration of the Broadband Equity, Access and Deployment (BEAD) program. In a letter addressed to NTIA administrator Alan Davidson, Sen. Schmitt accused NTIA officials of instituting rate regulations as…

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USF Rates Spike Again

By Lawson Faulkner Last week, the FCC announced yet another rate hike for its Universal Service Fund (USF), a controversial program responsible for subsidizing American broadband infrastructure. On Wednesday, FCC officials mandated a 34.4 percent contribution factor for telecommunications companies generating end-user revenue, up from 32.8 percent during…