I would love to say yes, go for it.....the more stakeholders involved in crafting a vision is usually a good idea..... However, the FTC does not have the staff. Such collaboration would take critical personal off the task of safeguarding our elections. Right now with National Security being weakened daily, I just don’t believe exposure to MORE risk factors would be a great idea.
“The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Wednesday told Congress that it only has 40 full-time employees dedicated to overseeing internet privacy and data security and requested lawmakers give the agency more resources to adequately police tech companies.
FTC Chairman Joseph Simons, a Republican appointed by President Trump, wrote in a letter to House leaders this week that the commission lags far behind other developed countries’ data watchdogs.
"For example, the U.K. Information Commissioners' office has about 500 employees, and the Irish Data Protection Commissioner has about 110 employees,” Simons wrote. “Although these entities have somewhat different mandates, the contrast is stark.“