Randolph J. May

Randolph J. May is President of the Free State Foundation, a non-profit, nonpartisan free market-oriented think tank. He is a past Chair of the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice and a past Member and current Senior Fellow of the Administrative Conference of the United States. His newest book is A Call for A Radical New Communications Policy: Proposals for Free Market Reform, published by Schiel & Denver.

The Ongoing Saga of Chevron and Net Neutrality

The FCC’s position on internet access will continue to change unless Congress passes clear legislation.

Reforming the FCC’s Captioned Telephone Service Program

The FCC ought to consider new approaches to setting rates for captioned telephone service providers.

Adopting Rebuttable Presumptions at the FCC

Deregulatory rebuttable presumptions would help advance the goals of the Telecommunications Act.

Chevron and Net Neutrality at the FCC

Net neutrality has “bounced” from regulation to repeal under an often-used administrative law doctrine.

The Sunshine Act and Transparency at the FCC

New practice of releasing drafts of proposed actions enhances the public’s understanding of agency actions.

A Call for a Radical New Communications Policy

The FCC should regulate like antitrust agencies, providing competition-based ex post remedies.