How Yoda Helps Improve FCC Regulation (Pt. 2) | Ajit Pai | POLITICS | Rubin Report


Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai about his role in leading the FCC. He shares how the words of Yoda influence his regulatory decisions. Ajit talks about his concern that rules are too burdensome and that they stifle innovation and competition. “You must unlearn what you have learned” is a principle that Ajit applies to old regulations being applied to new industries and businesses. His goal is to modernize regulations to reflect the marketplace we’re currently in, not one from the past. He also shares his experience being pressured by the lobbying of special interest groups who want to carve out benefits for their private interests and how he fends off the wishes of lobbyists. And most importantly he gives his thoughts on the new Star Wars films and why he loved Rogue One.

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