REPORT: 21 States, D.C. File Lawsuit Against FCC Over Net Neutrality Repeal

21 states file a lawsuit to overturn the FCC’s net neutrality ruling, in the first stage of an epic showdown.

Congressman Mike Coffman Urges the FCC to Delay Vote on Net Neutrality

Colorado’s Republican Congressman Mike Coffman, on Tuesday became the first Republican to urge regulators to delay a vote on net neutrality, which would repeal open internet rules adopted two years ago. In a letter to Ajit Pai, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman who proposed the changes, Coffman said altering the rules “may well have … Continued

When Is the FCC Vote on Net Neutrality Taking Place?

The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote on net neutrality. The vote, pushed by Chairman Ajit Pai, is expected to pass. What date will it occur? According to NPR, the vote is expected to happen on December 14. The five-member FCC has a Republican majority and the vote is expected to go 3-2. The … Continued

Following Millions of Complaints, the FCC Reverses Course and Slaps Down Big Telecom and Cable

In a 3-to-2 vote earlier today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) implemented sweeping net neutrality rules, including prohibitions on site and app blocking, speed throttling, and paid fast lanes. It reclassified Internet providers’ services as “telecommunications services” under Title II of the Communications Act, giving the Commission the power to enforce these rules. A BIG … Continued

The FCC indicates it favors Net Neutrality. Consumers: 1. Big Cable: 0

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler announced a win for net neutrality advocates on Wednesday, asking for strong authority to enforce open Internet protections and protect consumer broadband Internet, the strongest open Internet protections ever proposed by the FCC. According to The Huffington Post, “this move will allow the FCC to stop Internet service … Continued

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