Why conservatives should kill the FCC and defend free speech
: The other night on Aaron Brown’s show, I argued with the Heritage Foundation’s Rebecca Hagelin over the FCC and the First Amendment (I attacked the first and defended the second, which only logically follows these days but she argued for more government regulation of speech from the agency). Today, someone sent me a wonderful post from the Heritage Foundation’s very own weblog agreeing with me. In other circumstances, that last sentence might scare me. But today it only makes me gloat.
First, it points to a great post by James Gattuso, which says:
But the real question is who should decide this question: five members of the FCC, or 300 million Americans with their remote controls? There