House panel digging into global internet issues


FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell will be testifying before the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology as it delves into issues concerning international internet regulation.

The session is on the schedule for Thursday 5/31/12 at 10:15 AM. It will be under the gavel of Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and is officially entitled, “International Proposals to Regulate the Internet.”

The witness list includes:

* The Honorable Robert McDowell, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

* The Honorable David A. Gross, Former U.S. Coordinator, International Communications and Information Policy

* Ms. Sally Shipman Wentworth, Senior Manager, Public Policy, Internet Society