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FierceTelecom
CenturyLink, FairPoint and Frontier protest special access changes, say it will impact rural market growthnetwork investments that they choose not to make themselves." In a 3-2 vote al
CenturyLink, FairPoint and Frontier protest special access changes, say it will impact rural market growth
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
network investments that they choose not to make themselves." In a 3-2 vote along political party lines that saw Chairman Tom Wheeler siding with commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn, the regulator voted on a proposal that would... Read more
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Ars Technica
FCC proposes new price regulations for cable—but not for home Internetand health care facilities. It’s a $45 billion-per-year market that the FCC say
FCC proposes new price regulations for cable—but not for home Internet
Ars Technica / Posted 2 days ago
and health care facilities. It’s a $45 billion-per-year market that the FCC says is lacking in competition, forcing customers to sign bad deals when there is no other choice. The FCC began an investigation into the prices AT&T, Verizon,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending April 22where it was likely to fail. South Carolina voting yes: Mark Sanford, Joe Wils
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending April 22
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
where it was likely to fail. South Carolina voting yes: Mark Sanford, Joe Wilson, Jeff Duncan, Trey Gowdy, Mick Mulvaney, Tom Rice Voting no: James Clyburn CONGRESSIONAL STAFF WITH TAX PROBLEMS: Voting 177 for and 245 against, the House on April... Read more
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The Hill
Senator floats investigation on FCC leaksto thwart a last-minute agreement between three commissioners — two Republicans
Senator floats investigation on FCC leaks
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
to thwart a last-minute agreement between three commissioners — two Republicans and one Democrat — to change FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal ahead of the vote. ADVERTISEMENT The agency should "consider this letter a complaint requiring an... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending April 15vote was to send the bill to the Senate. South Carolina voting yes: Mark Sanfo
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending April 15
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
vote was to send the bill to the Senate. South Carolina voting yes: Mark Sanford, Joe Wilson, Trey Gowdy, Mick Mulvaney, Tom Rice Voting no: James Clyburn Not voting: Jeff Duncan BANKING SERVICES TO UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES: By a vote of 165... Read more
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Ars Technica
GOP lawmakers try to limit FCC’s ability to help consumersa rate is reasonable. Although the FCC has no plans to tell broadband providers
GOP lawmakers try to limit FCC’s ability to help consumers
Ars Technica / Posted 19 days ago
a rate is reasonable. Although the FCC has no plans to tell broadband providers exactly what they can charge, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler argued last month that the bill's broad language could prevent the FCC from enforcing net neutrality rules... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Candidates file to seek offices in South Carolinafor county treasurer. Here is a list of offices for which candidates are runnin
Candidates file to seek offices in South Carolina
North Augusta Today / Posted 25 days ago
for county treasurer. Here is a list of offices for which candidates are running unopposed: • State Senate District 24, Tom Young (R) • State House District 82, William “Bill” Clyburn (D) • State House District 83, Bill Hixon (R) • State... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Tech: 'Internet' to be lowercased; FCC pitches broadband labelssaid its press shop generally follows AP. SOME LIFELINE EMAILS RELEASED: The o
Overnight Tech: 'Internet' to be lowercased; FCC pitches broadband labels
The Hill / Posted 26 days ago
said its press shop generally follows AP. SOME LIFELINE EMAILS RELEASED: The office of Democratic FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn released a handful of emails that congressional Democrats sent last week in an attempt to convince the commissioner... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
FCC adding Internet subsidy to Lifeline phone program for the poorbecomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking
FCC adding Internet subsidy to Lifeline phone program for the poor
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 27 days ago
becomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking for jobs and going to school.FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency is addressing abuse and fraud problems with improvements like making an independent party check... Read more
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KCEN-TV
FCC Approves Plan to Expand Low-Income Subsidy to Internet Useaccess, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission vot
FCC Approves Plan to Expand Low-Income Subsidy to Internet Use
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
access, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission voted 3-2 to approve a proposal by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, unveiled earlier this month, to expand the $9.25 monthly mobile phone subsidy to include broadband Internet... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
FCC Extends Broadband Lifeline to Low-Income Subcribersof a major overhaul of the agency's Lifeline program, which has provided afford
FCC Extends Broadband Lifeline to Low-Income Subcribers
E-Commerce Times / Posted 28 days ago
of a major overhaul of the agency's Lifeline program, which has provided affordable phone access for decades. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, and Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Jessica Rosenworcel voted in favor of the measure. Commissioners Ajit Pai... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
America's poor can now get cheaper Internet accessservice prevents the country's poorest from accessing the same opportunities as
America's poor can now get cheaper Internet access
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
service prevents the country's poorest from accessing the same opportunities as their wealthier peers, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has said. Thursday's measure to update the subsidy program, known as Lifeline, aims to narrow that gap. "It's a... Read more
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NBC News
FCC Approves Plan to Expand Low-Income Subsidy to Internet Useaccess, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission vot
FCC Approves Plan to Expand Low-Income Subsidy to Internet Use
NBC News / Posted 30 days ago
access, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission voted 3-2 to approve a proposal by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, unveiled earlier this month, to expand the $9.25 monthly mobile phone subsidy to include broadband Internet... Read more
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The Columbian
FCC program to help poor get online to start in Decemberbecomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking
FCC program to help poor get online to start in December
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
becomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking for jobs and going to school. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency is addressing abuse and fraud problems with improvements such as making an independent party... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FCC Votes To Propose New Privacy Rules For Internet Service Providersthe companies' ability to share with advertisers and other third parties the in
FCC Votes To Propose New Privacy Rules For Internet Service Providers
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
the companies' ability to share with advertisers and other third parties the information they collect about what their customers do online. The agency's vote, however, was delayed for more than three hours by last-minute negotiations among... Read more
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CNET
Regulators expand subsidy program to bring broadband to the poorthe necessity of Internet access for work and education. The FCC commissioners
Regulators expand subsidy program to bring broadband to the poor
CNET / Posted 30 days ago
the necessity of Internet access for work and education. The FCC commissioners (left to right): Ajit Pai, Mignon Clyburn, Tom Wheeler (chairman), Jessica Rosenworcel, and Michael O'Rielly. In a 3-2 vote, the Federal Communications... Read more
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Boston Globe
FCC approves broadband subsidy for low-income householdsother basic tasks. The vote ensures that “Americans can access the dominant co
FCC approves broadband subsidy for low-income households
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
other basic tasks. The vote ensures that “Americans can access the dominant communications platform of the day,” said Tom Wheeler, chairman of the FCC. During the agency’s meeting on Thursday, the FCC also moved forward on a proposal to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
FCC program to help poor get online will start in Decemberbecomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking
FCC program to help poor get online will start in December
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
becomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking for jobs and going to school. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency is addressing abuse and fraud problems with improvements like making an independent party check... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
FCC program to help poor get online will start in Decemberbecomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking
FCC program to help poor get online will start in December
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 30 days ago
becomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking for jobs and going to school. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency is addressing abuse and fraud problems with improvements like making an independent party check... Read more
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ABC News
FCC Program to Help Poor Get Online Will Start in Decemberbecomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking
FCC Program to Help Poor Get Online Will Start in December
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
becomes seen as an increasingly important part of modern life, key for looking for jobs and going to school. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency is addressing abuse and fraud problems with improvements like making an independent party check... Read more
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Ars Technica
FCC votes to help poor people buy broadband and protect privacy onlineRepublican Commissioner Ajit Pai. He said commissioners were on track for a 5-0
FCC votes to help poor people buy broadband and protect privacy online
Ars Technica / Posted 30 days ago
Republican Commissioner Ajit Pai. He said commissioners were on track for a 5-0 vote until Democratic Commissioner Mignon Clyburn backed out. Pai blamed Chairman Tom Wheeler. “It turns out that since early this morning, the chairman and his staff... Read more
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USA Today
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
USA Today / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer permission... Read more
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KERA North Texas
FCC Votes To Propose New Privacy Rules For Internet Service Providersthe companies' ability to share with advertisers and other third parties the in
FCC Votes To Propose New Privacy Rules For Internet Service Providers
KERA North Texas / Posted 30 days ago
the companies' ability to share with advertisers and other third parties the information they collect about what their customers do online. The agency's vote, however, was delayed for more than three hours by last-minute negotiations among... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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Variety
FCC Moves Forward on Broadband Privacy Proposalconsent. The proposal, approved at an FCC open commission meeting on Thursday,
FCC Moves Forward on Broadband Privacy Proposal
Variety / Posted 30 days ago
consent. The proposal, approved at an FCC open commission meeting on Thursday, would require that ISPs provide their customers with “clear, conspicuous and persistent notice” about the information they collect and share with third parties, as... Read more
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FierceTelecom
FCC passes broadband-focused Lifeline reform following failed bipartisan agreementtable as early as Thursday morning called for a "moderate, bipartisan deal" set
FCC passes broadband-focused Lifeline reform following failed bipartisan agreement
FierceTelecom / Posted 30 days ago
table as early as Thursday morning called for a "moderate, bipartisan deal" set between Democratic FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn -- one of the regulator's champions of Lifeline reform -- and fellow Republican Commissioners Ajit Pai and Michael... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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11 News Houston
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
11 News Houston / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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Engadget
FCC expands Lifeline to help low-income Americans afford internetphone bills). That did not come to fruition, as Pai's chief of staff Matthew Be
FCC expands Lifeline to help low-income Americans afford internet
Engadget / Posted 30 days ago
phone bills). That did not come to fruition, as Pai's chief of staff Matthew Berry told reporters that the chairman Tom Wheeler pressured fellow commissioner Mignon Clyburn to back off of the compromise deal -- which both Wheeler and Clyburn... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
KING5 Seattle / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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KTVB Boise
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
KTVB Boise / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rulesThe Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Inter
FCC to tackle consumers' Internet privacy rules
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission will craft new privacy rules on how Internet service providers can use customer data. The agency voted 3-2 Thursday to develop craft new rules requiring Internet service providers (ISPs) to gain customer... Read more
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Raw Story
FCC approves plan expanding low-income phone subsidy to include Internet useaccess, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission vot
FCC approves plan expanding low-income phone subsidy to include Internet use
Raw Story / Posted 30 days ago
access, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission voted 3-2 to approve a proposal by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, unveiled earlier this month, to expand the $9.25 monthly mobile phone subsidy to include broadband Internet... Read more
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Reuters
FCC approves plan to expand U.S. low-income subsidy to Internet useaccess, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission vot
FCC approves plan to expand U.S. low-income subsidy to Internet use
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
access, after a deal to cap the cost of the plan collapsed. The commission voted 3-2 to approve a proposal by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, unveiled earlier this month, to expand the $9.25 monthly mobile phone subsidy to include broadband Internet... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
FCC votes to make low-income Americans eligible for subsidy for high-speed Internet servicethat keeps a significant number of Americans from participating" in the many be
FCC votes to make low-income Americans eligible for subsidy for high-speed Internet service
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
that keeps a significant number of Americans from participating" in the many benefits of the Internet, said FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, a Democrat who proposed the new regulations. In another broadband-related action, the FCC voted along party... Read more
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The Hill
FCC advances privacy proposalThe Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines Thursday to forma
FCC advances privacy proposal
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines Thursday to formally consider rules governing how customers can control the way their Internet service provider uses their personal data. If approved, the rules will require consumers to... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Free Press Applauds FCC for Moving to Protect Broadband Privacythe Federal Communications Commission adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (
Free Press Applauds FCC for Moving to Protect Broadband Privacy
CommonDreams.org / Posted 30 days ago
the Federal Communications Commission adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on “Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services.” Chairman Tom Wheeler and Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Jessica... Read more
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The Hill
FCC delays Internet subsidy vote amid talk of a dealfor changes to the plan. One official said that a deal between the two Republi
FCC delays Internet subsidy vote amid talk of a deal
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
for changes to the plan. One official said that a deal between the two Republicans and Democratic FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn had been reached on a budget cap for the program, known as Lifeline. The official did not mention the two other... Read more
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CNET
Why everyone deserves broadband no matter how much they make (Q&A)Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn wants to make sure no Americ
Why everyone deserves broadband no matter how much they make (Q&A)
CNET / Posted a month ago
Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn wants to make sure no American is left behind when it comes to accessing high-speed Internet service. FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, a longtime champion of consumers and a defender of the public... Read more
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