The last highway bill expired more than two years ago. As Congress debates various reauthorization funding proposals, the longstanding user-pays/user-benefits principle should be preserved. One proposal gaining momentum in Congress, directing royalty revenues from expanded onshore and offshore oil and gas production into the Highway Trust Fund, is fundamentally at odds with the user-pays principle.
TechFreedom, the Competitive Enterprise Institute and the Cato Institute will host a lunch discussion featuring a panel of leading technology policy experts who will discuss the implications of proposed rogue website legislation for entrepreneurship, free speech, Internet governance, and holders of copyrights and trademarks.
Thursday, December 01, 2011 - Friday, December 02, 2011
8:30 am –
SQUARE ‐ BRUSSELS MEETING CENTRE, Meeting Studio 211 & 212
Rue Ravensteinstraat 2 Ravenstein Entrance
Wayne Crews, CEI's Vice President for Policy, will be participating in the RISE Responsible Research and Innovation in Biometrics conference in Brussels on December 1st and 2nd. He will speak on the Biometrics Beyond Security Technology Panel.
Iain Murray, Vice President for Strategy at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, will speak on the "Returning to Fiscal Health" panel at 2 pm on Tuesday November 8, 2011 as part of the Atlas Liberty Forum.
Friday, November 04, 2011 - Saturday, November 05, 2011
7:00 am –
Washington DC Convention Center
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW
Americans for Prosperity is hosting the 5th annual Defending the American Dream Summit to bring together policy experts and grassroots activists who oppose government control in their lives. The Competitive Enterprise Institute will have four experts speaking at the summit.