Letter from Three Senators to ICANN about ICANN’s relationship with China

Senators James Lankford (R-OK), Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) today sent a follow-up letter to Dr. Stephen Crocker, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), demanding a response to a series of unanswered questions that remain from previous congressional oversight letters concerning ICANN’s relationship with the Chinese government and the planned transition away from U.S. government oversight of the Internet.

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EWWG Briefing: Electronic Warfare Investments in the FY17 Defense Budget

Your staff is invited to attend an Electronic Warfare Working Group (EWWG) briefing on Thursday, April 7, from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM, in 2212 Rayburn. We are pleased to have Mr. Bryan Clark, Senior Fellow, from the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA) join us to provide an overview on EW investments in the FY 2017 Defense Budget and discuss Department of Defense’s (DoD) renewed efforts in electromagnetic spectrum (EMS) warfare.

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Help Ensure Consumers are Protected from Unfair Marketing Practices!

Please join me in requesting that Director Richard Cordray of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) investigate potentially deceptive advertising practices at T-Mobile USA. As the market continues to undergo changes, I am concerned that consumers may face ostensible risks when entering into service agreements. Specifically, I am concerned about service agreements that require no obligations or month-to-month arrangements, without adequate disclosure. These agreements could leave consumers saddled with hefty equipment-related expenses if they terminate their service early.

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