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CNBC: More Internet regulation good for consumer?

PPI Chief Economic Strategist Michael Mandel appeared on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” Tuesday to argue that Title II regulation of broadband internet by the FCC would…

NYT: Net Neutrality Debate: Internet Access and Costs Are Top Issues

A policy report by PPI Senior Fellow Hal Singer and Brookings Non-resident Fellow Bob Litan was cited in a New York Times article suggesting that…

NYT: Obama’s Call for Net Neutrality Sets Up Fight Over Rules

PPI Chief Economic Strategist was interviewed by the New York Times in a story detailing President Obama’s recent endorsement of Title II regulation of broadband…

Regulating the Open Internet: A Letter to Pro-growth Progressives

To Whom It May Concern: As Democrats who care about the dual priorities of protecting broadband consumers and stimulating broadband investment, we are gravely concerned…

A Better Path Forward on Open Internet

This morning, President Obama spoke out urging the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to regulate broadband Internet as as a utility. In a September policy brief,…

Fox Business: Voters sending a message putting GOP in the Senate?

Michael Mandel, PPI’s chief economist strategist, appeared Friday on Fox Business to discuss his analysis of how the economy influenced the midterm elections. Watch the…

Wall Street Journal: Sullen Voters Set to Deliver Another Demand for Change

PPI President Will Marshall was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on public dissatisfaction facing both parties, examining how the trend of “change elections”…

RealClearEducation: Cut College Costs: Make 3-Year Degrees the Norm

In an op-ed for RealClearEducation, PPI Senior Fellow Paul Weinstein argues that three-year college degree programs can slash the cost of gaining an undergraduate degree…

Press Release: PPI Releases Policy Memo Revealing FDA Regulations Struggling to Keep Up With the Digital Age

WASHINGTON—The amount of regulation on the pharmaceutical industry has increased 40 percent since 2000, according to a policy memo released today by the Progressive Policy…

WPR: Can We Return To The Political Middle?

Wisconsin Public Radio’s Joy Cardin interviewed PPI President Will Marshall about his new Politico article, “How to Save the Democratic Party From Itself“. Read more…