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

News

5G gets “Chicken Littled” Again this time by the FAA; New OpEd in Real Clear Markets:

Digital Liberty Executive Director Katie McAuliffe published a new OpEd in Real Clear Markets detailing the latest spectrum turf war between the FAA and 5G.  Spectrum is a finite resource whose demand is ever increasing. As the U.S. has worked to use its spectrum more efficiently, federal operators will…

Events

EVENT: Digital Liberty’s Katie McAuliffe Talks Antitrust at Independent Women’s Forum

Digital Liberty Executive Director Katie McAuliffe spoke at an event hosted by the Independent Women’s Forum entitled “Antitrust and Me: Does Competition Need More Protection?”  Discussions around antitrust today don’t get far without mentioning the tech industry. With so many proposals in Congress right now aimed at reigning in…

Hearings & Legislation

Senate Commerce Tackles Biden Telecom Picks

Today the Senate Commerce Committee held a markup and nomination hearing to consider multiple of Biden’s nominations for key positions in the Department of Commerce, the FCC and others who will be instrumental in implementing the administration’s telecommunications policies. First Round: Votes! The Committee began with a vote on…

Blog

A Cybersecurity Wakeup Call?

By: Noah Vehafric A top Pentagon IT official resigned last month, warning that China is on pace to overtake the U.S. in key areas of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cybersecurity.    Nicolas Chailan was the inaugural Chief Software Officer (CSO) for the U.S. Air Force. This position was created…