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Seton Motley

Seton Motley is the president of Less Government, a DC-based non-profit organization dedicated to reducing the power of government and protecting the First Amendment from governmental assault.

One of America's leading authorities on technology and telecom policy, Motley is a writer, television and radio commentator, political and policy strategist, lecturer, debater, activist, and policy advisor to The Heartland Institute.

Recent Articles and Publications

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August 3, 2021
By Seton Motley
Just about nothing US infrastructure has anything to do with DC.
July 28, 2021
By Seton Motley
This idiotic Congressional exercise also serves as cover for other idiotic Congressional exercises.
July 27, 2021
By Seton Motley
Attack businesses that are impediments to Big Tech - even though they are competitively tiny.
July 27, 2021
By Seton Motley
The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) won’t now end the unconstitutional PTAB.

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