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Dec 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), co-chair of the Congressional Artificial Intelligence Caucus, today thanked his fellow co-chair, Rep. John Delaney (D-MD) for his leadership during their tenure as co-chairs in the 115th Congress. Rep. Olson and Rep.

Apr 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - During congressional testimony this week, Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg stated repeatedly that artificial intelligence (AI) technology will allow the platform to better combat the problem of disseminating fake news, hate speech, terrorist propaganda and false ads.

Dec 12, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Todd Young (R-IN), and Ed Markey (D-MA), along with Representatives John K. Delaney (D-MD) and Pete Olson (R-TX), introduced first-of-its-kind legislation that would promote an enabling environment for the continued development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology. The forward-looking bill, known as the Fundamentally Understanding the Usability and Realistic Evolution of Artificial Intelligence Act of 2017 – or FUTURE of AI Act – establishes a federal advisory committee to examine and wrestle with the economic opportunities and impacts emerging AI technologies will have in many aspects of American life.
May 24, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has launched the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Caucus for the 115th Congress. The AI Caucus is co-chaired by Republican Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22).The goal of the caucus is to inform policymakers of the technological, economic and social impacts of advances in AI and to ensure that rapid innovation in AI and related fields benefits Americans as fully as possible. The AI Caucus will bring together experts from academia, government and the private sector to discuss the latest technologies and the implications and opportunities created by these new changes. The AI Caucus has already begun meeting with experts this Congress and will participate in a congressional briefing hosted by IBM on June 28, with more events to follow.

In The News

Mar 22, 2018 In The News

Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.) says he wants Congress to focus on issues of the future, and the future is artificial intelligence (AI). 

Feb 23, 2018 In The News

One of Congress’ biggest backers of artificial intelligence is warning the U.S. government to pay more attention to the technology. 

Jan 26, 2018 In The News
Delaney argues that AI will be a net positive, but that we need to be proactive so that people aren’t left behind by automation.
Oct 5, 2017 In The News

Artificial intelligence is the subject of great hopes, dire warnings, and now — a congressional caucus.

Jul 26, 2017 In The News

Artificial intelligence, or AI, is the hot buzz word these days. We see it in the movies, in our homes and in the news. Many people are expressing concerns about how AI will impact jobs in the workforce. Others are convinced of the benefits of AI, from self-driving cars to helping doctors find cures for debilitating diseases.

Jul 21, 2017 In The News

One of the biggest problems with Washington is that more often than not the policy conversation isn’t grounded in the facts. We see this dysfunction clearly on technology policy, where Congress is largely uninformed on what the future of artificial intelligence (AI) technology will look like and what the actual consequences are likely to be.


Mar 22, 2018 Video

Founder of the Congressional Artificial Intelligence (AI) Caucus Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.) talks about why his legislation to set the nation’s first AI policy framework is needed to boost national defense and mitigate the tech’s potential impact on children.

Dec 14, 2017 Video
Public policy should be forward-looking and that is why I introduced the FUTURE of AI Act.