Infrastructure Deployment

Publications

Comments of R Street Institute Concerning Deployment of Advanced Telecommunications Capability to All Americans in a Reasonable and Timely Fashion
Joe Kane & Tom Struble & Jeffrey Westling

I. Introduction & Summary[1]
 

Section 706 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 requires the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) to annually seek public…

, Security Week
Blocking of Broadcom-Qualcomm tie-up highlights 5G security fears
Paul Rosenzweig

From Security Week:

Paul Rosenzweig, a former Department of Homeland Security official who now has a consulting firm, had also voiced caution.
“Nobody knows for sure, but there is a suspicion…

R Street Coalition Letter of Support on 5G Order and Cable Franchise Rulemaking
Eli Lehrer

TO: Ms. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, Federal Communications Commission

RE: Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment Barriers to Infrastructure Investment

Declaratory Ruling Third Report and…

R Street letter on Streamline Act
Sasha Moss & Eli Lehrer

Dear Senator Thune and Senator Schatz,

On behalf of the undersigned organizations, we write in strong support of S. 3157, the Streamlining The Rapid Evolution And Modernization of Leading-edge…

The FCC’S 3.7–4.2 GHz Spectrum Band Proceeding: Key Facts and Analysis
Joe Kane

We all want our TVs and radios to work, but we also want faster, more reliable Internet that works at home and on the move. The 3.7–4.2 GHz band is an ideal candidate to provide all these services…

3.7-4.2 GHz: The best band you’ve never heard of
Ann Phelan

Washington (September 5) – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is currently considering how to change the structure of the 3.7-4.2 GHz band. This could result in major changes to how…

, Morning Consult
Don’t let regulations slow down your Internet
Jeffrey Westling

In the race to 5G, no carrier wants to fall behind in deploying their next generation of wireless networks. This is because 5G networks will be able to deliver speeds up to 100 times…

Smart ideas: Just say no to duck boats and government 5G
Joe Kane

From National Journal Daily Extra AM:

Joe Kane, writing for the R Street Institute
A bipartisan bill from Sens. Ted Cruz and Catherine Cortez Masto that would prevent the government from…

, The American Spectator
Congress should focus on regulatory inhibitors to broadband growth
Tom Struble

From The American Spectator:
Rather than throw more taxpayer money at the problem, Congress should look to help ease the regulations that are inhibiting high-speed internet growth. Tom Struble,…

R Street Institute statement on the introduction of the E-FRONTIER Act
Ann Phelan

WASHINGTON (July 25, 2018) – The R Street Institute today expressed support for the Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet In Every Respect Act (E-FRONTIER Act),…