Recommendation #193 FCC Chapter: 15.13 Federal, state and local stakeholders should work together to modernize the elections process by addressing issues such as electronic voter registration, voting records portability, common standards to facilitate data exchanges across state borders and automatic updates of voter files with the most current address information.
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) should create an Open Platforms Initiative that uses digital platforms to engage and draw on the expertise of citizens and the private sector.
Recommendation #189 FCC Chapter: 15.9 Congress should consider amending the Copyright Act to enable public and broadcast media to more easily contribute their archival content to a digital national archive and grant reasonable noncommercial downstream usage rights for this content to the American people.
Recommendation #188 FCC Chapter: 15.8 The federal government should create and fund Video.gov to publish its digital video archival material and facilitate the creation of a federated national digital archive to house public interest digital content.
Recommendation #187 FCC Chapter: 15.7 Congress should consider amending the Copyright Act to provide for copyright exemptions to public broadcasting organizations for online broadcast and distribution of public media.
Recommendation #185 FCC Chapter: 15.5 The Executive Branch should revise its Data Quality Act guidance to encourage agencies to apply the Act more consistently and facilitate the republishing of government data.