Net Neutrality

On April 25, 2024, the FCC adopted a Declaratory Ruling, Order, Report and Order, and Order on Reconsideration (Open Internet Order) restoring FCC oversight of broadband internet access service (BIAS)…

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Why is the Federal Communications Commission Still in Neutral?

After almost six months under President Biden’s leadership, we have to wonder why the FCC is evenly split between 2 Democrat and 2 Republican Commissioners. Almost as perplexing is the…

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Back to the Future?

Several Democrat Congressional leaders have recently urged President Biden to nominate a new Federal Communications Commission Chairman, or to begin the process of making interim Chairwoman Rosenworcel’s position permanent and…

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Rosenworcel Named FCC Interim Chairwoman—What’s Next?

President Biden has done the expected, appointing Jessica Rosenworcel, a Democrat and longest tenured Commissioner, as interim Chairwoman of the FCC. She has already served eight years, starting in 2012,…

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New Study Finds Net Neutrality Inhibits Broadband Investment

A study of net neutrality regulations in 32 Organizations for Economic Co-0peration and Development (OECD) countries has found that such regulations “suppress (both) broadband subscriptions and investment in fiber optics.”…

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Senators Still Railing Against FCC’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order

In an early April letter, a group of twenty-eight Senators- including twenty-seven Democrats and one "Independent," (Bernie Sanders, who votes with Republicans about as often  as my beloved Buffalo Bills…

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Big Brother Wants the Internet Back

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed a bill that would put the internet back firmly under government control. The primarily Democrat-backed Save The Internet legislation would rescind the FCC’s…

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