Candace Clement

Campaign Director

Candace directs Free Press’ campaigns to save the free and open internet, curb runaway media consolidation, protect press freedom, and ensure diverse voices are represented in our media. She is the former board president of Girls Rock Campaign Boston. Before joining Free Press, Candace worked with community radio station Valley Free Radio. Candace holds a B.A. in American studies from Smith College, with a concentration in media and culture. Candace loves all things pop culture. Follow her on Twitter @candacejeanne.


Recent Press Statements

  • Congress Shouldn't Listen Only to CEOs on Net Neutrality

    July 25, 2017
    WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R–Oregon) announced his plans to invite the CEOs of the largest phone, cable and internet companies to a September hearing on “ground rules for the internet.”
  • National Momentum for July 12 Day of Action Grows as Net Neutrality Comments Are Breaking All Records

    July 11, 2017
    WASHINGTON — In less than 24 hours, a diverse coalition of Net Neutrality supporters will launch a nationwide “Day of Action” to mobilize people to demonstrate their support for the open-internet protections the Trump administration is trying to overturn.
  • Open Internet Groups Launch the ‘Internet Health Test’

    May 19, 2015
    WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, launched the "Internet Health Test" to collect data on Internet speeds across the Web. The test is an interactive tool that lets users run speed measurements across multiple interconnection points and collect data on whether and where Internet service providers are degrading online speeds and violating Net Neutrality.

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