Sen. Ed Markey Has New Net Neutrality Bill in the Works
By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 7-18-22
Sens. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) are introducing a bill that would reclassify Internet service providers under Title II of the Communications Act’s mandatory access regulations and pave the way for a possible return of network neutrality rules.
That is according to someone who has seen the bill, which was reported on by The Washington Post.
The bill is unlikely to get much traction, given how complicated and divisive the issue of net neutrality is and due to the relative handful of legislative days before the midterm elections, in which Republicans, who strongly oppose Title II for the Internet, are likely to regain control of the House. » Read More
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