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April 25, 2018
“Today’s vote shows that the People’s House can mobilize on behalf of the people—their work ethic, their livelihoods and their creative spirit. By updating copyright laws for the digital age, the Music Modernization Act encourages Americans to keep producing the anthems that punctuate our lives.”
April 24, 2018
"Thanks to the hard work from Representative Doug Collins, bipartisan reforms are on the House floor this week to help level the playing field and support America’s music industry,” said House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
April 20, 2018
Georgians value justice. My father was a State Trooper for 31 years, and he helped me understand that an effective criminal justice system elevates human dignity by punishing wrongdoing, protecting victims and rehabilitating offenders.
April 20, 2018
"The memo he leaked—in order to effect the appointment of a Special Counsel—reinforces the inconsistency and bias with which he acted as FBI director as well as his willingness to substitute his own judgment for FBI policies."
April 19, 2018
"Only with the consensus that we've seen in the industry and in the Judiciary Committee can we celebrate that today, as the GRAMMYs are on the Hill, the Music Modernization Act is on its way to the House floor."
April 18, 2018
The simple theme of these reforms is fairness: Songwriters deserve the opportunity to obtain fair rates for the use of their musical works, and music providers should be able to compensate creators with transparency in a way that makes sense for the 21st century.