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An excellent article in the New York Times


Logo of the United States Federal Communicatio...Carolyn Tamler …

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The article and link below is from a 2007 New York Times, but it still seems very relevant and timely.

The Price of Free Airwaves By MICHAEL J. COPPS

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/02/opinion/02copps.html?pagewanted=print

The House of Representatives: Bills that may be on the Flr. Week of 6/25


Text of Bills for the Week of Jun. 25, 2012

First Published:        June 22, 2012 at 03:35 PM Last Updated: June 22, 2012 at 07:00 PM      XML

The following are links to the text of legislation scheduled for consideration during the week of June 25, 2012

For the complete schedule, please visit the Majority Leader’s site.

Items that may be considered under suspension of the rules

H.R. 4850 Enabling Energy Saving Innovations Act           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 5625 Collinsville Renewable Energy Promotion Act           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 3173 To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to reform the process for the enrollment, activation, issuance, and renewal of a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) to require, in total, not more than one in-person visit to a designated enrollment center           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 4251 Securing Maritime Activities through Risk-based Targeting for Port Security Act           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 5843 To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to permit use of certain grant funds for training conducted in conjunction with a national laboratory or research facility           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 4005 GAPS Act           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 1447 Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2011           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 5889 Nuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2012, as amended           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 4223 Safe Doses Act           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 4018 Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvements Act of 2012, as amended           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 3501 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 125 Kerr Avenue in Rome City, Indiana, as the “SPC Nicholas Scott Hartge Post Office”           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 3276 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2810 East Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa, Florida, as the “Reverend Abe Brown Post Office Building           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 3412 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1421 Veterans Memorial Drive in Abbeville, Louisiana, as the “Sergeant Richard Franklin Abshire Post Office Building”           [PDF]                  [XML]
H.R. 3593 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 787 State Route 17M in Monroe, New York, as the “National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency NCS Officer Gregg David Wenzel Memorial Post Office           [XML]                  [PDF]
H.R. 3772 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 150 South Union Street in Canton, Mississippi, as the “First Sergeant Landres Cheeks Post Office Building”           [PDF]                  [XML]
Senate Amendment to H.R. 2297 To promote the development of the Southwest waterfront in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes           [PDF]
              Added              06/22/2012 at 05:42 PM

Items that may be considered

H.Res. __ Resolution recommending that the House of Representatives find Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with a subpoena duly issued by the committee on Oversight and Government Reform           [PDF]
              Added              06/22/2012 at 06:13 PM

Items that may be considered pursuant to a rule

H.R. 5972 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013           [PDF]                  [XML]
              Added              06/22/2012 at 06:56 PM
H.R. 5973 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013           [PDF]                  [XML]
              Added              06/22/2012 at 07:00 PM