By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 12-21-22

The Federal Communications Commission has agreed to a notice of proposed rulemaking targeting “digital discrimination,” by which the regulator means trying to “facilitate equal access to broadband internet service” and prevent harm to “historically excluded and marginalized communities.”

The notice is intended to collect comment on the FCC’s proposal to use the definition of digital discrimination used in the President Joe Biden-backed Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which directed the agency to combat that discrimination.  » Read More