Most substantial reforms in half century proposed for the U.S. patent system.
Agencies disagree over how to balance between privacy and crime-fighting.
Lawmakers study the nuclear disaster in Japan and debate the necessity of improvements to American nuclear safety.
New government website teaches users how to request government information but with mixed reactions.
The FCC’s newly adopted rules aim to ensure freedom and openness, but face appropriations hurdles.
Congress debates whether net neutrality rules promote competition and innovation or stifle economic activity.
OIRA recommends that agencies promote public access by uploading rulemaking documents in a timely, consistent fashion.
New bill would require the FTC to regulate companies’ use and collection of data about Internet users
Justice Department decides whether to allow online search giant to buy leading travel search provider.
Commission plans to increase average Internet speeds for consumers throughout the country.