Capitol Hill Panel on Postal Service Reform

The Taxpayers Protection Alliance hosted a Capitol Hill briefing on Postal reform. The panel included Steve Pociask (The American Consumer Institute), Justin Sykes (Americans for Tax Reform), Kevin Kosar (R Street Institute), and George Landrith (Frontiers of Freedom).  Currently, the Postal Service is falling far short of its Congressional objectives, is not meeting any of its on time mail […]

Economists Highlight Danger to Consumers in Latest Government Regulation and Deregulation Efforts

The American Consumer Institute hosted a panel discussion yesterday on Capitol Hill to discuss the economic impact of recent federal initiates to regulate some private industries and deregulate others.   “The markets can fail, but so can public policies.  The trick is to fully evaluate the costs versus the benefits.  Without that evaluation, regulations in the name […]

ACI Releases a Book, Holds a Capitol Hill Event: The Evidence on Net Neutrality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2009                                                                                                                                                                         The American Consumer Institute Releases New Book on the Consequences of Net Neutrality Authors Express Concerns at a Capitol Hill Briefing   WASHINGTON – The American Consumer Institute today hosted a panel discussion and debate entitled, “The Evidence on Net Neutrality” and released a new book, “The […]

ACI Holds Capitol Hill Briefing

Perspectives on Investment and a National Broadband Plan On September 8th, the American Consumer Institute held a panel briefing on the development of a National Broadband Plan at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC. As background, the FCC currently is drafting is report on a national broadband strategy at the direction of Congress.  During […]