Saturday, April 29, 2017
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The annual CampaignTech East Conference brought to you by Campaigns & Elections magazine, is taking place in Washington DC today and tomorrow. The conference is an annual must attend place to be for anyone engaged in electoral politics. The Campaign East...
Can you say "hypocrisy" over and again again? In what has to be one of the most deeply ironic acts of gaul in a while -- even by the standards of inside the beltway politics -- House Republicans may...
On the heels of declaring April 20th the start of Infrastructure Month at the Federal Communications Commission, and convening the inaugural meeting of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his intent to establish the Advisory...
T-Mobile made headlines last Friday for winning 45% of all low-band spectrum sold during the Federal Communications Commissions' Broadcast Incentive Auction. While the company made its largest ever investment, to the tune of $7.99 billion for 31 MHz of spectrum...
By Norris McDonald When people talk about environmental harm, it’s natural to think of global warming, nuclear accidents, contaminants polluting our oceans and local waterways, and oil spills. But there is another great danger that is lurking much closer to...
IS THE PRIMARY RACE FOR VIRGINIA'S LT. GOVERNOR OVER? On Friday, April 14, the Richmond Times Dispatch reported that candidate for Lt. Governor, Susan Platt, had a multi-year unpaid tax bill close to $100,000. The tax bill went unpaid for over...
The need for some to hold on to a period of American history that included the torture, human degradation and enslavement of other people remains shameful. Yet some have attempted to revise the history of America's civil war period as if...
Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC) is an advocate for women. As the 100th woman sworn into Congress in the 113th session, Adams sits on the Committee on Education and the Workforce, the Agriculture Committee, the Small Business Committee, and the...
On Monday, April 3, 2017, President Donald J. Trump signed into law a repeal of the Federal Communications Commissions' privacy rules. The rules, adopted last November in a partisan 3-2 vote, and proposed by then-FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, would have...
William King, Jr. epitomizes the modern definition of a Renaissance Man.  The former airmen in the U.S. Air Force and corrections officer turned community activist and media entrepreneur has spent more than twenty years trying to "give a voice...