The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) holds a hearing in Washington February 26, 2015. REUTERS

20th anniversary of the 1996 Telecom Act: Let’s get back on track.

Today marks the 20th anniversary of President Bill Clinton signing the 1996 Telecommunications Act. The act was the first serious review of the 1934 Communications Act in 60 years. In honor of its anniversary, let’s take stock of the act, how the communications ecosystem has performed in its wake, and whether the FCC has done its job to uphold it.