Why are politicians obsessed with fixing things that aren’t broken? In case you haven’t seen the headlines, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) has been arguing that the United States government should choose one company to build a single, wholesale fifth-generation (5G) wireless network. Let me get this straight: One of the staunchest Republicans is pushing for a socialist-style 5G network? This is like proposing that we return to the telephone monopoly. Am I in the Twilight Zone? Read more…

 

Originally published at The Hill