Americans for Prosperity Virginia
We believe technology improves people’s lives. From lifesaving medical advancements to technology that will make our world safer, embracing innovation is the key to transforming our state and our society for the better. Americans for Prosperity actively advances such polices and works to remove the government barriers holding back the next great idea.
Anti-SLAPP laws are an effective way to protect digital free speech without empowering government authorities. The First Amendment protects the people from government restrictions on their speech. In recent decades we’ve seen private individuals and companies abuse our legal system to restrict speech, especially with the adoption of the internet. The threat of costly, long-term litigation has been routinely used to silence whistleblowers, journalists, political protestors, even victims of sexual assault around the country and here in Virginia.
Commercial Drone Delivery Systems
Recognizing that innovation is among the most impactful economic catalysts, Virginia’s policymakers should foster a regulatory environment which allows emerging technologies such as commerce delivery drones to operate within appropriate guidelines.