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AeA and ITAA to merge

Technology trade groups American Electronics Association and Information Technology Association of America hope that together, they'll become a stronger industry advocacy voice.

By December 9, 2008


Tech lobbying groups CSIA, ITAA merge

Together they will enhance efforts to shape security policy in Washington, D.C., says Symantec CEO John Thompson.

By April 8, 2008


Tech lobbying groups look into possible merger

AEA and ITAA look to present united front to Washington, and together would represent more than 2,000 companies.

By September 12, 2008


Missing: Politicians who take clear stand on tech

Republicans and Democrats tout their tech agendas, but remain silent on key topics like privacy, censorship and Net neutrality.

By April 27, 2007


Tech asks departing Republicans for favors

Tech lobbyists are mounting a last-minute campaign to press the waning days of a Republican Congress for action.

By November 14, 2006


Technologists assail federal Net-tapping rules

Technologists including Vint Cerf say in a new report that the FCC's VoIP tapping rules aren't feasible or wise.

By June 12, 2006


The politics of tech's tax breaks

Do incentives used to lure tech companies keep money from public schools--and thus hurt U.S. efforts to stay competitive?

By May 1, 2006


Bush's tech budget favors Homeland Security Dept.

If Congress approves proposal, agency spending would jump 21 percent--and funding for NASA, education would shrink.

By February 23, 2006


Tech lobbyist plans Virginia Senate bid

As head of a tech industry group, Harris Miller spent a decade lobbying Congress. Now he hopes to try out the other side.

By January 10, 2006