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Net Neutrality Vote

GOP Lawmaker Wants To Shut Down 'Illegal' Net Neutrality Rules

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.04.2015 | Politics

A key Republican lawmaker overseeing the Federal Communications Commission has pledged this week to restrain the agency's powers after it decided to i...

Ryan Grim

Meet The Two Women Who Hold The Future Of The Internet In Their Hands | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the most consequential decisions Washington is set to make in 2014 won't come out of the White House, Congress, or any of the nat...

House Panel Moves Forward To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — House Republicans have taken another step toward repealing new Federal Communications Commission rules that prohibit phone and cabl...

A Web Divided: Twitterers React To Controversial Net Neutrality Vote

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

On Tuesday, the FCC voted to adopt a framework that aims to preserve an "open Internet" by prohibiting Internet service providers from discriminating ...

Net Neutrality, In: FCC Votes To Adopt New Open Internet Order

Pedro L. Rodriguez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Pedro L. Rodriguez

The full effects of lobbyists on the outcome of the FCC vote are not immediately measurable, but it's plausible that their intended effects have been mitigated

Divided FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators adopted new rules Tuesday to keep the companies that control the Internet's pipelines from restricting what thei...

Watch The FCC's Historic Net Neutrality Meeting Live

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Federal Communications Commission is holding what it described as a "momentous meeting on the Open Internet" beginning at 10:30AM ET Tuesday morni...

FCC Commissioner: Net Neutrality A 'Threat To Internet Freedom'

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Robert McDowell, a Republican FCC commissioner, penned a blistering critique of the FCC's net neutrality plan in an opinion editorial published in the...

FCC Sets Vote On Net Neutrality Rules

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Contentious Internet traffic rules facing a vote next week are likely to be adopted without radically veering from a proposal unveiled earlier in the ...

How The FCC Can Save The Internet

Mother Jones | Nick Baumann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

This week, the DC Circuit Court of Appeals dealt what looked like a deathblow to "net neutrality," the principle that Internet providers shouldn't get...

US Court Rules AGAINST FCC On Net Neutrality

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — A federal court threw the future of Internet regulations into doubt Tuesday with a far-reaching decision that went against the Fede...

FCC Unanimously Supports 'Net Neutrality' Rule In Face Of Fierce Telecom Lobby

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

U.S. communications regulators voted unanimously Thursday to support an open Internet rule that would prevent telecom network operators from barring o...