DC BEAT - TIA's Policy Podcast Series
Designed to help you understand what’s really happening in Washington and how it affects your business, the DC Beat – TIA’s Policy Podcast Series unpacks critical regulatory and legislative policy issues facing the information communications technology industry.
Episode 2: A New NAFTA for the Digital Age
How to negotiate a deal that will expand U.S. tech jobs.
In episode 2, TIA’s K.C. Swanson speaks with Brownstein Hyatt’s Barry Jackson, former chief of staff to former House Speaker John Boehner, and Jen Sanford, director, international trade & energy policy at Cisco. They offer up thoughts on the outlook for modernizing NAFTA on a short timeline, what’s needed for an update, and why improving the deal matters for high-wage American jobs.
Episode 1: Net Neutrality and Your Business
Former FCC Commissioner and TIA Members Discuss FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote
On May 18, the FCC voted to accept Chairman Ajit Pai’s Restoring Internet Freedom Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, which addresses the future of the net neutrality rules. Discussing what this means for consumers and the companies that build these networks, and whether legislation offers a better path forward is TIA's Cinnamon Rogers, Jeff Campbell from Cisco, Jared Carlson from Ericsson and Kathleen Abernathy, former FCC Commissioner and former executive at Frontier Communications.