Advanced Search

Looking for specific information about a campaign or topic we’re covering? Use the options below to browse content by issue, state, document type and more. You can also conduct a keyword search. If you still can’t find what you’re after, let us know!

You searched for:

Issue:

Action Alert

Items 5 - 6 of 7  Previous1234Next

Events

Letters & Testimony

Items 5 - 6 of 26  Previous12345678910Next

Multimedia

Save The Internet Rally

July 24, 2014

Activists with Common Cause and our partners gathered to call on President Obama to follow through on his campaign promises and protect net neutrality

Save The Internet Rally

July 24, 2014

Activists with Common Cause and our partners gathered to call on President Obama to follow through on his campaign promises and protect net neutrality

Items 5 - 6 of 10  Previous12345Next

Democracy Wire

FCC Vote Tomorrow Will Weigh the Public Interest Against Corporate Interests

December 13, 2017; Press Release, Status Update

This may well be the last gasp of the open internet, as big telecom’s majority as the FCC decrees instead the Gate-keeper’s Internet—a shadowy world of monopoly, commercialism, and conspiracy in restraint of democracy that totally subverts the promise of what might have been.

Can They Hear You Now?

December 7, 2017; Featured Item, Blog Post

Thousands of Americans are heading to Verizon stores across the country today to protest its efforts to gain control of what they can see and hear on the internet.

Items 5 - 6 of 204  Previous12345678910Next

Press Releases

AT&T-Time Warner Merger Violates Antitrust Laws, Politics Should Not Have Had Any Role in DOJ Decision

November 20, 2017

On its face the AT&T-Time Warner merger clearly violates of antitrust law and President Trump’s railing against CNN should not have played any role in the Justice Department’s decision to bring suit. We have always maintained that vertical mergers of content and carriage violate well-established and pro-consumer antitrust principles. Blessing AT&T’s monopolistic bid to acquire Time Warner would harm consumers and the public interest.

Items 5 - 6 of 142  Previous12345678910Next

Research & Reports

Report: Bid Cable's Lobbying Victories-2

October 10, 2006

A report to explore how de-regulation of Cable companies hurts individual families. It reads, in part, 'And while telephone and cable companies may be competing for high-end customers with packages that include high-speed Internet and digital cable, companies are not offering these special deals to every customer. In 2006, alone, for example, Comcast, the country's largest cable operator, hiked by 6 percent the price it charges for its standard cable package.'

National_101405_Report_Katrina_in_Telecommunications.pdf

October 14, 2005

Katrina's failures ought to push Congress to make sure that they are never repeated. Congress can ensure that emergency responders have the access to the public airwaves they need in order to communicate with one another and quickly receive crucial data for saving lives. Congress can also take the steps to open up the airwaves - a public resource - to community networks that will help all of us gain access to high speed Internet, regardless of our income level, race, or locality.

Items 5 - 6 of 7  Previous1234Next

Take Action

The Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.

Tell Congress to fix the court’s bad decision!

Take action.

Donate

Give Today