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John Shimkus' Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 15, Republican
Date Title
Jan. 25, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Federal Communications Commission Chairman - Close the docket on Set-Top Box Proceeding
Nov. 23, 2016 Committee Leaders Comment on 2017 Final RFS Standard
Sept. 30, 2016 Department of Commerce to End Oversight of Internet Domain Name System
Sept. 12, 2016 Shimkus Statement on FCC's Latest Set-Top Box Proposal
June 14, 2016 Shimkus Statement on Net Neutrality Decision
May 5, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Wheeler, Chariman of the Federal Communications Commission - Set Top Box Proposal Opposition
April 15, 2016 No Rate Regulation of Broadband Internet Access Act
March 10, 2016 Committee Leaders Acknowledge Progress On Internet Transition Proposal
Dec. 16, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Susan Rice, Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs - Urgeing Administration to Weigh in on Wassenaar
Oct. 9, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Penny Pritzker, Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce and the Hon. Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman, Federal Trade Commission - U.S. E.U. Safe Harbor Agreement
Sept. 18, 2015 Committee Leaders Comment on Government Watchdog Report Regarding Internet Transition
Aug. 17, 2015 Upton, Walden, and Shimkus Comment on IANA Contract Renewal
July 21, 2015 Shimkus Leads Bipartisan House Effort to Protect Local TV
July 9, 2015 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Local Number Portability
June 23, 2015 What They're Saying: The DOTCOM Act
June 23, 2015 #RecordOfSuccess Grows with DOTCOM Approval
June 17, 2015 Committee Approves Bipartisan Bill to Protect the Future of the Internet -- DOTCOM Act Poised for House Vote
June 8, 2015 #SubCommTech to Vote on Bipartisan Legislation to Protect the Future of the Internet
May 13, 2015 #SubCommTech Continues Oversight of NTIA's Internet Transition
May 8, 2015 Look Ahead: Committee Announces Hearing Schedule for the Week of May 11
March 25, 2015 Committee Advances Bills to Protect Consumers and the Environment
March 18, 2015 Eshoo, Shimkus, Doyle Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Promote Greater Collaboration Among FCC Commissioners
Feb. 26, 2015 Shimkus Pans FCC's Fundamentally Flawed Net Neutrality Rules
Feb. 26, 2015 #SubCommTech Members Respond to FCC's Unprecedented Regulation of the Internet
Feb. 5, 2015 Shimkus Leads Congressional Effort to Safeguard Internet Domain Name System
Nov. 12, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Reclassification of the Internet Under Title II of the Communications Act
Sept. 17, 2014 Roll Call - Keeping the Internet Open and Free
July 23, 2014 Hearing of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Modernizing the Business of Environmental Regulation and Protection
July 23, 2014 Subcommittee Explores Opportunities to Modernize Environmental Regulation and Protection
July 15, 2014 House Passes Permanent Internet Tax Prohibition
June 5, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Regarding the Future of the Internet
May 8, 2014 Shimkus Legislation to Help Safeguard the Open Internet Approved by Energy & Commerce Committee
April 10, 2014 To Protect the Future of the Internet, Subcommittee Advances the DOTCOM Act
April 10, 2014 Shimkus Seeks Review of Proposal to Relinquish Longstanding U.S. Internet Oversight Role
March 28, 2014 Shimkus Supports Anti-Spoofing Bill
March 27, 2014 Shimkus, Rokita & Blackburn Seek Review of Obama Administration Plan to Relinquish U.S. Oversight of the Internet
Feb. 25, 2014 Reps. Davis, Shimkus Applaud UI LABS Announcement
Jan. 9, 2014 Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act of 2013
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Regarding Potential Revival of Fairness Doctrine
April 25, 2013 Shimkus Asks Questions About Lifeline
Feb. 10, 2012 Committee Leaders Express Concern over EPA Policy that Could Compromise Chemical Facility Security
March 10, 2011 Eshoo, Shimkus, and Doyle Introduce Legislation to Promote Greater Collaboration Among FCC Commissioners
Dec. 21, 2010 FCC Votes on Net Neutrality
July 29, 2010 Next Generation Public Safety Act
May 7, 2010 Shimkus Opposes Government Takeover Of Internet
Feb. 24, 2010 Opposition To KFUO Sale
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet of the House Committee on Energy - An Examination of Competition in the Wireless Industry
Feb. 24, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Telecommunications And The Internet Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "Reauthorization Of Satellite Home Viewer Extension And Reauthorization Act"
Jan. 27, 2009 DTV Delay Act
July 25, 2007 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
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