The money has gone WHERE?

Stay Informed

TPA Continues to Urge FCC Against Net Neutrality Push
09/15/2014 at 09:00 am - Michi Iljazi

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler with President Obama (courtesy

The Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) continues to warn against ‘net neutrality’ and increased regulatory initiatives on the Internet stressing the belief that a light regulatory footprint by the government is what has allowed for such innovation and expansive commerce and economic output by way of the Internet. Today, TPA President David Williams submitted another public comment (view here) regarding a draft proposal for new rules on open Internet policy from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) including the possibility of a reclassification of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) under Title II, which would most certainly result in more regulation and more government control over the Internet. 

Click 'read more' below to view the full comment

read more »

Twitter Feed

Tue Sep 16 15:00 @ShopFloorNAM puts out new report on "Cost of Federal Regulations": #regulation
Tue Sep 16 14:30 Latest @NTU #podcast features a discussion on the #FCC's attempt to takeover he internet through #regulation:
Tue Sep 16 13:00 #TPA submits second comment outlining opposition to #FCC's push for Title II & #NetNeutrality
Tue Sep 16 12:00 #TPA has the answer to the Export-Import Bank debate: #EndExIm #ShutItDown
Mon Sep 15 21:00 Weekly unemployment claims jump to 315k:
Mon Sep 15 20:00 New deal reached for more F-35 #JSF jets? (via @Reuters) #DoDPork #DoDReform
Mon Sep 15 19:00 #TPA's #podcast last wk features an interview w/ @RepMcClintock on Ex-Im Bank. #EndExIm!
Mon Sep 15 18:00 More in Congress trying to use new intl threats to avoid #Pentagon spending cuts: (via @politico) #DoDPork #DoDReform
Mon Sep 15 17:00 Several #energy bills to get vote in US House this week, including #KeystoneXL authorization: (via @thehill)
Mon Sep 15 16:00 Compensation comparison in the public sector vs the private sector: (via @reason)


TPA President David Williams spoke to Neil Cavuto on Fox News about the economy and corporate taxes.


TPA's Michi Iljazi on 'Comcast Newsmakers' Discussing the Pentagon Budget

» Watch More Videos

Featured Article

In an erratic defense of the cost versus effectiveness of USGBC's LEED green building certification system (see the USA Today investigative series), USGBC's Rick Fedrizzi shouts that this is a "social movement" and "we are right" at their annual Green Build conference in San Francisco. Taxpayers will say "you are wrong" as they learn more about the costs.

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building certification system

The Taxpayers Protection Alliance is launching an investigation into the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building certification system. On January 17, 2013, TPA submitted three Freedom of Information Act requests trying to find out what collaboration took place between the General Services Administration and the U.S. Green Building Council when LEED was adopted. While more efficient and sustainable buildings are a laudable goal and can reduce energy consumption and energy costs for taxpayers, achieving that end through de-facto government monopolies is not the right approach.


About Us

Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to educating the public through the research, analysis and dissemination of information on the government's effects on the economy. Through its network of taxpayers and citizen activists, TPA will hold politicians accountable for the effects of their policies and will offer real solutions to runaway deficits and debt.

Join TPA

Follow Us in Facebook Follow Us in Twitter Youtube Facebook Twitter Youtube