Waxman Drops Net Neutrality Bill, Calls on FCC to Reclassify Broadband

By: Wednesday September 29, 2010 4:15 pm

Henry Waxman, the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, just released a statement announcing that he would drop controversial net neutrality legislation, and call on the FCC to use their authority to reclassify broadband as a telecommunications service. This is a major victory for net neutrality advocates and a loss for the telecoms.

 

Decision Time at the FCC: Latest Report Points to Protection of Net Neutrality

By: Wednesday May 5, 2010 6:26 pm

The Wall Street Journal says that the FCC will move to reclassify broadband services to give them a greater ability to regulate in that space, protecting their intentions to reinforce net neutrality and transform broadband access for the 21st century. . . but there is still plenty of time for them to screw it up.

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