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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
OTI and Coalition Oppose Proposal to Provide Foreign Governments Access to U.S. Communications Data

Coalition sends letter to Congress opposing legislation that would allow easy cross-border access to U.S. electronic communication.


FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
New America’s Mapping Financial Opportunity Project Wins Data Visualization Award

Mapping Financial Opportunity received a 2017 APDU Data Viz Award for exceptional analysis and visualization of public data.


FELLOWS
New America Announces 2018 Class of National Fellows

New America welcomes the 2018 Class of National Fellows.


NEW AMERICA
In the Interest of Transparency, New America Releases Email Correspondence with Barry Lynn

NEW AMERICA
New America's Response to the New York Times

New America's statement in response to the New York Times.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
TechCongress Opens 2018 Congressional Innovation Fellowship Application

TechCongress opens its application process for its third class of Congressional Innovation Fellows.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Statement from Michael Calabrese on the AIRWAVES Act

Today, Sens. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) introduced the AIRWAVES Act.


FAMILY-CENTERED SOCIAL POLICY
Treasury Department's Decision to Close Down the myRA Program

Today the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced it is phasing out the myRA program and will not be accepting new enrollments.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
OTI Supports Introduction of the ECPA Modernization Act of 2017

OTI supports the ECPA Modernization Act of 2017, introduced today by Sens. Lee and Leahy.


PUBLIC INTEREST TECHNOLOGY
Public Interest Tech Team at New America Welcomes First Class of Fellows

Fellows will work to influence demand for technology expertise among public interest organizations.


OPEN MARKETS
Open Markets Applauds the European Commission's Finding Against Google for Abuse of Dominance

Open Markets commends the EU on its decision regarding Google's abusive market practices.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
OTI to “Five Eyes” Countries Meeting Today: Undermining Encryption Won’t Make Us Safer

As experts have explained throughout the encryption debate, this is not an argument about security vs. privacy but security vs. security.