Outreach

Publications

In OPPOSITION of SB 279, “A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning criminal law and procedure.”
Jesse Kelley

January 15, 2019

Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law

Chairman Young and members of the committee:

My name is Jesse Kelley and I am the Government Affairs Specialist and a criminal…

Comments to U.S. Department of Commerce: ANPRM Review of Controls for Certain Emerging Technologies
Caleb Watney

Introduction:

On behalf of the R Street Institute (“R Street”), we respectfully submit these comments in response to the Bureau of Industry and Security’s (BIS) Advanced Notice of Proposed…

Testimony on The Bipartisan Housing Finance Reform Act of 2018
Alex J. Pollock

The bipartisan discussion draft advances the development of fundamental housing finance reform. As it proposes, we need to move toward a system with greater private capital at risk, more competition,…

In the Matter of: Motion to Amend Practice and Procedures in Trial Proceedings Under the America Invents Act Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Charles Duan

Pursuant to the Request for Comments dated October 29, 2018, the R Street Institute respectfully submits the following comments regarding the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s proposed new motion…

Comments of R Street Institute: In the Matter of Developing the Administration’s Approach to Consumer Privacy
Charles Duan & Joe Kane & Tom Struble & Caleb Watney & Jeffrey Westling

I.  Introduction

In this proceeding, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”), on behalf of the Department of Commerce, is seeking public comments on various…

USDOT Request for comments: Preparing for the future of transportation: Automated vehicles 3.0
Ian Adams & Caleb Watney

COMMENTS OF THE R STREET INSTITUTE
December 3, 2018

Prepared by:

Ian Adams,
Associate Vice President of
Government Affairs
R Street Institute
1212 New York Ave NW, #900
Washington, DC…

R Street Institute Letter of Support: “Raise the Age” Legislative Package
Jesse Kelley

November 28, 2018

Speaker Tom Leonard
164 Capitol Building
Lansing, MI 48933

Re: HB 4607 (Lucido); HB 4653 (Kosowski); HB 4662 (Pagel); HB 4664 (Afendoulis);
HB 4676 (Garrett); HB 4659…

Supplemental coalition comments regarding the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) review of the Telecommunication and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018
Sasha Moss

To whom it may concern:

In response to the invitation of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS), by email of October 28, 2018, to submit further comments…

Testimony Before the Transportation & the Environment Public Roundtable
Jesse Kelley

Chairwoman Cheh and Members of the Council,

My name is Jesse Kelley and I am the state affairs manager at the R Street Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy research organization…

Conservative and Free Market Groups: Oppose Any Farm Bill That Expands Egregious Subsidies
Caroline Kitchens

November 16, 2018

Dear Representative/Senator,

The undersigned organizations are leaders in the conservative and free-market community, representing millions of members, supporters, and…