Techdirt Podcast Episode 227: Rep. Mark Takano On Tech In Congress
from the teaching-lawmakers dept
With all the misconceptions, political projects, and flat-out panics about tech in Congress these days, it sometimes feels like any positive legislative progress regarding technology is impossible. But once in a while you find a lawmaker who is out there pushing smart bills about tech, such as one that aims to help solve this whole mess by restoring and redesigning the Office of Technology Assessment to help educate Congress in the digital age. This week, we’re joined by Rep. Mark Takano to discuss his plans to bring tech literacy back to Congress.