CEI Weekly: Cybersecurity Bill Passes House

April 19, 2013

 

 

Feature: CEI experts express concerns about CISPA.

FEATURE: Cybersecurity Bill Passes the House

 

The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) passed the House this week and is headed to the Senate. The bill would facilitate information sharing between private companies and government agencies about possible cyber threats. CEI's Ryan Radia argued that despite lawmakers' good intentions, CISPA could ultimately harm American consumers by voiding private contracts and undermining the rule of law. Read Radia's statement here.

 

 

 

SHAPING THE DEBATE

 

The UAW, Having Stripped Detroit Bare, Turns to the South

Matt Patterson and Julia Tavlas' op-ed in Forbes

 

Another Correa Problem

Iain Murray & Geoffrey McLatchy's op-ed in The American Spectator

 

Jessica Melugin's web memo 
 
CEI's citation in The Baltimore Sun

 

Obama's Closed Government

Brian McNicoll's citation in The Huffington Post

 

Obama Threatens CISPA Vote

Ryan Radia's citation in Ars Technica

 

Perez Used Private Email for Gov Business

Chris Horner's citation in The Washington Free Beacon

 

CISPA Passes House Despite Privacy Concerns

Ryan Radia's citation in The Daily Caller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     

 

CEI PODCAST

 

April 18, 2013: CISPA Is the Wrong Approach to Cybersecurity

 

Today, the House passed the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2013 (CISPA). Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia opposes the bill because it would nullify existing contracts and eliminate the rule of law in certain areas.