While many consumers complain about the cost of both their wired broadband and mobile broadband services, it's up to the FCC to support more competition so that companies naturally have more incentive to offer better rates and service.
The end of coal as an important global commodity is coming - not in the next few years, but it's coming fast. So the Senator is wasting his energies trying to stop progress and should instead help those who will be hurt by the shift.
I first met Peter Cochrane in London circa 1999. He got my attention immediately because, like me, he was a "tech expert" according to any number of media outlets and he had an obvious love for extreme gadgetry.