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In 1964, concerns about increasing automation led the federal government to establish the National Commission on Technology, Automation, and Economic Progress . The commission was tasked with studying the impact of technological and economic change. Even more than half a century ago, leaders foresaw a world where technology could lead to a new era of economic prosperity—but only if we met the challenge head on. Wired Opinion. About. Michael Kratsios is the Deputy Assistant to the President for Technology Policy at The White House. He advises the President on a broad range of technology policy issues, including the development of emerging technologies in the United States. Our predecessors d... Full story

11 February