By John Eggerton, Broadcasting & Cable Online, 3-13-19
There was some bipartisan talk out of the Hill after all this week amidst the partisan – and policy-driven – rancor.
At about the same time House Communications Subcommittee members seemed far apart on a bill that would restore FCC net neutrality rules, including some non-starter elements for Republicans there, on the Senate side the twain was doing some meeting, at least in terms of talking things out.
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, and Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) say they have formed a net neutrality working group that will focus on “crafting a net neutrality proposal to encourage innovation, boost investment, and close the digital divide.” » Read More