Congressional Democrats launch effort to restore net neutrality


Net neutrality opponents scored a major victory last December when FCC voted 3-2 to have the laws repealed.

"We live in an increasingly interconnected world, and access to an open internet is more vital than ever for MI small businesses, startups, students and job-seekers", said Senator Peters.

The introduction of the resolution coincides with a "net neutrality day of action" organized by grassroots groups like Fight for the Future. "Fair and equal access to the Internet is vital to our democracy". If you're a business owner yourself, you can sign the letter here. "I tell all my Republican colleagues that this CRA is the best way to undo the bad decision to repeal net neutrality".

Bye said she's fought these companies in her quest to bring affordable gigabit Internet service to CT. They need 213 to prevail.

In addition to activities in federal court and in Congress, 26 states are considering net neutrality legislation, and five state governors have issued executive orders regarding net neutrality following the Commissioners' December 2017 vote.

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"It is disturbing but not all surprising that once again the Trump administration appointees have voted against the interests of everyday Americans", Duff said. This also means they can not block services purely for business reasons. The level of engagement we are seeing today is undeniable.

US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Ajit Pai arrives at a Net Neutrality hearing in Washington, US, February 26, 2015. "Equality of access to the internet has driven innovation, entrepreneurship and so much of what we value in the American spirit and economy. The FCC should stand for 'fighting for consumers and competition.' Under Donald Trump, the FCC stands for 'forgetting consumers and competition, '" he said.

"Now, we have a choice", he said. Over half of USA states have some type of net neutrality bill now moving through their chambers.

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, meanwhile, announced last week that she and other AGs from acros the United States "are moving forward with (their) lawsuit against the FCC to protect the internet as we know it".

Led by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman the group anxious about fake comments, which often used real people's names and addresses without their knowledge, submitted to the commission prior to the vote. The more control these ISPs have over internet access, the more they can maximize their profits at the expense of regular consumers by charging virtual tolls, with the highest bidders cruising along private fast lanes while the rest of us inch along a single, traffic-choked public lane. You can also add businesses or tweet at some in other, key states.