U.S. Senate Sets Ambitious Tech Schedule
Roy Mark writes on internetnews.com:
Signaling its intent to focus on Internet and telecom issues next year, the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee plans to hold 14 hearings on a wide variety of technology topics between January and March.
The hearings begin with decency and Internet pornography on Jan. 19 and end with Voice over IP on March 14.
Other topics include video franchising, Internet neutrality, competition and convergence, wireless issues and spectrum reform, rural telecom, broadcast flag and state, local and municipal issues.