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CEA is Part of New Copyright Coalition
April 28, 2015 at 11:52 pm

The Consumer Electronics Association announced that it is one of the charter members of Re:Create, described as "a new coalition dedicated to promoting balanced copyright laws in the United States." Other members include American Library Association, Association of Research Libraries, Center for Democracy & Technology, Computer and Communications Industry Association, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Media Democracy…

CEA to Honor Virginia Gov. McAuliffe
April 1, 2015

The Consumer Electronics Association has announced the Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will be honored with the first-ever Innovation Champions Award. Gov. McAuliffee will attend the annual Digital Patriots Dinner  April 14 in Washington. 

CEA Applauds Cuba Move
December 17, 2014

The Consumer Electronics Association on Wednesday praised the president's move to normalize relations with Cuba. 


CEA on Immigration Effort: More Needed, With Congress' Help
November 24, 2014

In a statement Friday on President Obama's proposed executive action on immigration reform, the Consumer Electronics Association both praised the "minor incremental improvements" put forward by the president, and called for further action.

CEA Policy Roundup: The Election, Trade and Net Neutrality
November 13, 2014

CEA president and CEO Gary Shapiro didn't bring up net neutrality during the policy section of his initial remarks during the CEA press conference Tuesday in New York, touching on such other issues as trade, immigration reform and infrastructure investment. But in the Q&A period, and in a brief interview afterward, Shapiro made it clear that he has major misgivings with President Obama's announced intention this week to regulate the Internet as a utility.