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San Antonio Express-News
Battle over net neutrality is far from overin as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
in as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge this decision in court," FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said sarcastically to reporters after the vote. The zigzag approach to net neutrality is a byproduct of the fact... Read more
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asianage
What the FCC rollback of ‘net neutrality’ means to youthey are heavy-handed and discourage investment in broadband networks. “What i
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
they are heavy-handed and discourage investment in broadband networks. “What is the FCC doing today?” asked FCC chairman Ajit Pai, a Republican. “Quite simply, we are restoring the light-touch framework that has governed the internet for most of... Read more
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asianage
What is net neutrality and why does it matter?caps, which would save some consumers money, and said video rivals could pay fo
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
caps, which would save some consumers money, and said video rivals could pay for the same treatment. Under current chairman Ajit Pai, the FCC spiked the effort to go after AT&T, even before it began rolling out a plan to undo the net neutrality... Read more
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Business Insider
Senate Democrats plan to force a vote in Congress over the FCC's repeal of net neutralityHouse Office of Management and Budget approves the new transparency rules, whic
Business Insider / Posted 4 hours ago
House Office of Management and Budget approves the new transparency rules, which could take several months. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said Friday in a Fox News interview that "so much of the hysteria is simply misplaced." He added: "Going forward,... Read more
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Al.com
FCC chairman Ajit Pai stars in 'smug,' 'incredibly condescending' video about ending net neutralityNot long ago Ajit Pai was mostly unknown to the American people. Now he's among
Al.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Not long ago Ajit Pai was mostly unknown to the American people. Now he's among the most reviled. The reason: As Federal Communications Commission chairman, he has led the charge to end net-neutrality rules. This week, the FCC's board voted 3-2 to... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
FCC chairman Ajit Pai stars in 'smug,' 'incredibly condescending' video about ending net neutralityNot long ago Ajit Pai was mostly unknown to the American people. Now he's among
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 hours ago
Not long ago Ajit Pai was mostly unknown to the American people. Now he's among the most reviled. The reason: As Federal Communications Commission chairman, he has led the charge to end net-neutrality rules. This week, the FCC's board voted 3-2 to... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Now Facebook has to disclose who paid for those political ads you’re seeingexclusives,news,fastco studios,fcc,all_feeds,net neutrality,ajit pai","series":
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 7 hours ago
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TribLIVE
Bechtel awarded $571 million Navy contractin November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FC
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
in November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FCC votes to repeal net neutrality; Chairman Ajit Pai says internet still can 'thrive' You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The never ending battle over net neutrality is far from over. Here's what's coming nextin as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
in as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge this decision in court," FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said sarcastically to reporters after the vote. The zig-zag approach to net neutrality is a byproduct of the fact... Read more
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Mashable
Over 100,000 people sign petition calling on FCC chairman Ajit Pai to resignproviders. Now people are calling for the head of the FCC's head. An online p
Mashable / Posted 8 hours ago
providers. Now people are calling for the head of the FCC's head. An online petition demanding the resignation of Ajit Pai, the organization's chairman, pulled in over 100,000 names by Friday, just over 24 hours after the vote. The page at... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
AG Maura Healey joining lawsuit against FCC’s net neutrality decisionto stand up for the free exchange of ideas and to keep the American people in c
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 hours ago
to stand up for the free exchange of ideas and to keep the American people in control of internet access.” FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said the rollback will help consumers because they’ll have more service options. Attorneys General in Washington,... Read more
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New York Daily News
Schumer backs effort to reinstate net neutralityYork Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has vowed to sue the FCC to block the m
New York Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has vowed to sue the FCC to block the move. Republican FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and other supporters of the decision argue consumers will see little change and that the largely unregulated... Read more
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eWeek
Amazon to Resume Sales of Google Chromecast Video Streaming Devicesdispute to a childish tantrum by two of the largest tech companies in the world
eWeek / Posted 8 hours ago
dispute to a childish tantrum by two of the largest tech companies in the world that only hurts consumers. FCC chairman Ajit Pai this week cited the spat as an example of how some technology giants who have opposed the repeal of net neutrality... Read more
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TribLIVE
How to protect your credit this holiday seasonin November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FC
TribLIVE / Posted 8 hours ago
in November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FCC votes to repeal net neutrality; Chairman Ajit Pai says internet still can 'thrive' Youngstown testing firm marks 50th anniversary You are solely responsible for... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico attorney general joining suit over net neutralityRepublican-controlled FCC voted Thursday to scrap an Obama-era rule that guaran
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
Republican-controlled FCC voted Thursday to scrap an Obama-era rule that guaranteed equal access to the internet. Chairman Ajit Pai says his plan eliminates unnecessary regulation. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico attorney general joining suit over net neutralityRepublican-controlled FCC voted Thursday to scrap an Obama-era rule that guaran
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 hours ago
Republican-controlled FCC voted Thursday to scrap an Obama-era rule that guaranteed equal access to the internet. Chairman Ajit Pai says his plan eliminates unnecessary regulation. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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EuroNews
What's next for net neutrality?internet service providers and net neutrality proponents. More than 100 House
EuroNews / Posted 9 hours ago
internet service providers and net neutrality proponents. More than 100 House Republicans signed a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday, expressing their support for the vote and a desire to take action in Congress. "After broadband is... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Net Neutrality Repealed: What's Next For Consumers?As expected, the FCC voted to end net neutrality, which has been in effect sinc
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 9 hours ago
As expected, the FCC voted to end net neutrality, which has been in effect since 2015. FCC Chair Ajit Pai has argued that “the internet is the greatest free market innovation in history.” Consumer groups are worried that the new development may... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The never ending battle over net neutrality is far from over. Here's what's coming nextin as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
in as many years. "I'm shocked - shocked! - that people are going to challenge this decision in court," FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said sarcastically to reporters after the vote. The zig-zag approach to net neutrality is a byproduct of the fact... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Gutting Net Neutrality Is the Trump Administration's Most Brutal Blow to Democracy Yetmove, the commission majority rejected the authority of the FCC to protect a fr
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 hours ago
move, the commission majority rejected the authority of the FCC to protect a free and open Internet. Commission chair Ajit Pai, the telecommunications-industry lawyer who has done Donald Trump's bidding in debates on a host of media and... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Net neutrality, AdWords grants & EU licensing feessize Google snow globe: Source: Instagram Bing bean chair: Source: Twitter Goog
Search Engine Land / Posted 10 hours ago
size Google snow globe: Source: Instagram Bing bean chair: Source: Twitter Google Dublin Menorah: Source: […] FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, gives his previous bosses an early Christmas present by gutting the 2015 rules. Recent... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Congressman Neal on GOP tax bill, rollback of net neutralityand opportunity and people who just want to access that information have the op
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 hours ago
and opportunity and people who just want to access that information have the opportunity,” Neal said. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai says that the old net neutrality regulations were heavy-handed. He says that the vote will simply change the... Read more
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IGN
FCC Repeals Net Neutrality – Don't Go Down Without a Fightthe internet service market. The FCC also voted to prevent future FCC members f
IGN / Posted 10 hours ago
the internet service market. The FCC also voted to prevent future FCC members from reversing the Republican-driven ruling. Ajit Pai, the FCC chairman and former Verizon lawyer and lobbyist, has championed deregulation. In order to demonstrate the... Read more
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Breitbart
YouTube Temporarily Suspends Ajit Pai’s Parody Video on Copyright GroundsYouTube took down a Daily Caller video featuring FCC chairman Ajit Pai making t
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
YouTube took down a Daily Caller video featuring FCC chairman Ajit Pai making the case for Title II (commonly described as “Net Neutrality”) repeal earlier today, only to restore it several hours later. The video was taken down on the basis of a... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Facebook got you down? Talk about this post with your friendsexclusives,news,fastco studios,fcc,all_feeds,net neutrality,ajit pai","series":
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 10 hours ago
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TribLIVE
Facebook’s Snooze lets you unfollow someone for 30 daysin November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FC
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
in November Health care companies, banks drive lower close for U.S. stocks FCC votes to repeal net neutrality; Chairman Ajit Pai says internet still can 'thrive' Youngstown testing firm marks 50th anniversary You are solely responsible for... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
FCC's Ajit Pai dressed up as Santa and wielded a lightsaber to mock net neutrality rulesOn the eve of a historic vote at the Federal Communications Commission, Chairma
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
On the eve of a historic vote at the Federal Communications Commission, Chairman Ajit Pai starred in an eccentric video that featured him dressed as Santa, wielding a lightsaber and clutching a fidget spinner to defend his contentious move to repeal... Read more
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Fortune
Net Neutrality: The FCC Chair Is Drunk on IdeologyAjit Pai is drunk on free market economics. There’s no other way to explain his
Fortune / Posted 11 hours ago
Ajit Pai is drunk on free market economics. There’s no other way to explain his decision as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission’s to tear up the nation’s net neutrality rules for no good reason. Knowing this won’t change the outcome of... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Now that FCC voted to repeal net neutrality, the Colorado tech community ponders what is nextthreatening to sue to bring back the rules the agency adopted two years ago. Bu
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
threatening to sue to bring back the rules the agency adopted two years ago. But those in favor, including FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, who made the proposal last month, don't expect a big change in how businesses or consumers stream movies, shop... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 11 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
4 crazy things that happened as the FCC voted to undo its net neutrality rulesthat Anonymous would “make these men realize what a terrible mistake they made,
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
that Anonymous would “make these men realize what a terrible mistake they made,” threatening to “come after” FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and his allies. The email included what the sender said was Pai’s Social Security Number (partially redacted), home... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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11 News Houston
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
11 News Houston / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Schneiderman vows to lead lawsuit against net neutrality repealthe identities of real Americans, including dead people and children. article
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 hours ago
the identities of real Americans, including dead people and children. article continues below advertisement FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a Republican, said at a July FCC meeting that the raw number of comments wasn't as important as the substance of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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First Coast News
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
First Coast News / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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KTVB Boise
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?association that counts among its members AT&T and Verizon. Opponents of the O
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
association that counts among its members AT&T and Verizon. Opponents of the Obama-era rules, which included FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, who was appointed by the Trump Administration, have downplayed fears that repealing net neutrality regulations will... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
With FCC's net neutrality ruling, the US could lose its lead in online consumer protectionfar from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 hours ago
far from perfect – but nonetheless a giant leap forward. In early 2017, after his inauguration, President Trump appointed Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, as the FCC chairman. Pai, an Obama appointee to the FCC who had voted against the Open... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Today’s FOX43 Poll: How do you feel about the FCC decision on net neutrality?WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 14: Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit P
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 14: Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai speaks to members of the media after a commission meeting December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC. FCC has voted to repeal its net neutrality rules at the meeting. (Photo... Read more
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