Articles Tagged 'net neutrality'
House votes to reinstate Obama-era net neutrality rules
The House on Wednesday voted to reinstate Obama-era net neutrality rules prohibiting internet service providers from interfering with web traffic.
The bill passed by a… READ MORE
FCC poised to repeal net neutrality protections
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is poised to repeal net neutrality regulations on Thursday, a move that has provoked a massive uproar both tech giants… READ MORE
FCC, FTC announce partnership to police internet after net neutrality repeal
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced an agreement on Monday to coordinate their efforts to police the internet once the… READ MORE
TWITTER ALLOWS DEATH THREATS AGAINST FCC CHAIR AHEAD OF NET NEUTRALITY VOTE
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In his speech last week to the R Street Institute in Washington, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai attacked Twitter censorship by name, with… READ MORE
FCC’s net neutrality repeal sparks backlash
The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) plan to scrap net neutrality rules governing how internet providers handle web traffic has unleashed a wave of intense opposition.… READ MORE
FCC approves sweeping Internet regulation plan, Obama accused of meddling
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday adopted sweeping new regulations sought by President Obama for how Americans use and do business on the Internet, in… READ MORE
Ted Cruz: ‘No net tax. Not now. Not ever’
Sen. Ted Cruz released a video Friday in which he takes a hard-line stance against a proposal that would allow states to collect sales taxes… READ MORE
FCC to allow Internet ‘fast lanes’
The Federal Communications Commission is considering new net neutrality rules that would allow Internet providers to charge content companies like Neflix for faster speeds, according to multiple reports.
Earlier this year, a federal court struck down the agency’s net neutrality rules, which had kept Internet providers like Verizon and Comcast from slowing or blocking access to certain websites.
While the… READ MORE
Court strikes down net neutrality
A federal appeals court on Tuesday struck down the Obama administration’s net-neutrality rules.
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Federal Communications Commission… READ MORE
Cuccinelli goes after another federal regulation
ByÂ Paige Winfield Cunningham-The Washington Times
Wading into another fierce ideological battle, Virginia Attorney General Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II has announced plans to sue regarding new federal regulation of the Internet and has urged other states to jump on board his fight against â€œnet neutrality.â€
Calling the regulations the â€œmost egregious of all violations of federal law,â€ Mr. Cuccinelli told… READ MORE