Join the Congressional Antitrust Caucus

We would like to invite you to join the newly formed Congressional Antitrust Caucus. This Caucus will serve as a group of Members dedicated to issues related to the restoration of open and competitive markets and educating Members and staff on this subject.
Over the last two decades, we have seen increasing industry consolidation across our economy. For example, to the detriment of the American people, economic concentration is on the rise in agriculture, telecommunications, and even eyeglasses. Lower wages, increased
inequality, and higher prices are just some of the negative effects of this reduction in competition.

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JOIN BIPARTISAN EFFORT TO PROTECT SENIORS FROM FRAUD SCHEMES

Fraud schemes are costing seniors at least $36.5 billion per year.  However, the emotional loss is likely much higher.  One in twenty seniors in the U.S. is a target of fraud schemes.  Yet, the National Adult Protective Services Association
has found that only 1 in 44 seniors actually report that they are victims of a fraud scheme.     

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JOIN BIPARTISAN EFFORT TO PROTECT SENIORS FROM FRAUD SCHEMES

Fraud schemes are costing seniors at least $36.5 billion per year.  However, the emotional loss is likely much higher.  One in twenty seniors in the U.S. is a target of fraud schemes.  Yet, the National Adult Protective Services Association
has found that only 1 in 44 seniors actually report that they are victims of a fraud scheme.     

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Consumer Data Breaches Underscore the Need for Streamlined Notification: Cosponsor HR 3806, The Personal Data Notification and Protection Act

The number of cybersecurity incidents continues to rise and companies continue to have consumer data stolen from their networks.  Often, the notification to consumers about such breaches is slow and inconsistently executed across states. The breach of Uber in
which hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers is the most recent example.  The ride sharing service concealed the details of the breach for more than a year, even paying the attackers a significant sum to remain silent. This breach
follows Equifax losing control of the highly sensitive personal and financial information of as many as 143 million Americans, throwing in stark relief the scope and damage
that can be caused by these incidents. In the weeks since the Equifax breach was first revealed, confusion has abounded among people wondering whether or not their data have been exposed and what Equifax knew when.

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Letter Sign On Request – Deadline Today – Preserve the Open Internet – Ask the FCC to delay Net Neutrality Repeal

Please join Communications and Technology Subcommittee Ranking Member Mike Doyle in sending the following letter to Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Pai. The letter requests that the Chairman delay consideration of the “Restoring Internet
Freedom” item and remove it from the FCC’s December Open Meeting Agenda. The “Restoring Internet Freedom” item would repeal the FCC’s Open Internet Order and end Net Neutrality. 

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