Regulating U.S. Wireless Networks: Facts about Failure

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will soon spell out proposed new government regulations imposed in the name of preserving and fostering “network neutrality.” FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced plans to expand and convert existing FCC network neutrality ”principles” to formal new rules. Importantly to the purpose of this ConsumerGram, the agency would extend the application […]

ACI’s Reply to the FCC NOI on a National Broadband Plan for Our Future

Before the Federal Communications Commission Washington, DC 20554 In the Matter of A National Broadband Plan for Our Future GN Docket No. 09-51 REPLY COMMENTS OF THE AMERICAN CONSUMER INSTITUTE The American Consumer Institute (“Institute”) hereby submits its reply to comments responding to the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) Notice of Inquiry (“NOI”) in the above-captioned […]

Who Supports Guarenteed Health Insurance for Everyone?

Survey Finds Consumers in Favor of Guaranteeing Health Insurance for All The majority of Americans (70.2%) say they would support a public policy to guarantee health insurance for everyone, according to a household survey conducted by the American Consumer Institute. Most in favor of a public policy included those earning less than $25,000 per year […]