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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.

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September 22, 2022
By Seton Motley
It’s bad enough that Biden has been making it extraordinarily easy for China to steal our IP. Now Biden is just directly handing them our IP.
September 14, 2022
By Seton Motley
The Farm Bill must be considered - as an infinitesimally small part of a complex global matrix of anti-America trade, tax, regulatory and subsidy policies.
September 14, 2022
By Seton Motley
“The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.”
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September 7, 2022
By Seton Motley
China is overtaking the United States - the traditional mastermind of international standards in information and communications technology - in setting the standards for 5G.

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