Policymakers should ensure consumers have access to reliable, safe, and high-quality utility and telecommunications services.
Policymakers should prohibit unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices.
Policymakers should ensure network reliability and resiliency for utility and telecommunications services.
Where policymakers relax or remove laws and regulations, they should ensure true and effective competition to the fullest extent possible, including:
Policymakers and regulators should ensure that wireless carriers make wireless E911 technology available as soon as possible in areas where it does not yet exist.
Policymakers should ensure that cable, satellite, streaming services, and other pay-television operators include robust consumer protections.
Water policies that provide universal service should be developed.
Regulators should help the water industry realize economies of scale. They should consider consolidation, technological innovations, and other methods to control costs.
Policymakers should establish priorities concerning water quality and quantity within a region.