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House panel votes to invalidate net neutrality rules

A House panel on Wednesday voted to invalidate created by the Federal Communications Commission. But they will remain in place unless Congress and the president take further action.

By Cecilia Kang  | March 9, 2011; 5:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  Net Neutrality  
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Cable’s top lobbyist, McSlarrow, to lead Comcast Washington office

Kyle McSlarrow, the cable industry’s top lobbyist in Washington D.C., will join Comcast as president of the firm’s Washington policy and government affairs.

By Cecilia Kang  | March 9, 2011; 4:21 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
Categories:  Comcast, Net Neutrality, cable, comcast, internet  
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Republicans pan FCC reasons for net neutrality rules

A day before House lawmakers put controversial net neutrality rules under scrutiny, leading Republican lawmakers said the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission hasn’t convinced them that the reasons behind the rules were good enough.

By Cecilia Kang  | March 8, 2011; 4:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
Categories:  FCC, Internet TV, Net Neutrality, internet, telecom  
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The Circuit: Net neutrality; Facebook and Skype in rumored talks; Google deals with malware apps

Net neutrality talk is back on the Hill this week as the communications subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee prepares to hold hearings on net neutrality and the economy.

By Hayley Tsukayama  | March 7, 2011; 8:37 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Facebook, Net Neutrality  
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House lawmakers face uphill battle in overturning FCC net neutrality rules

House lawmakers will examine the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules again next week, as Republican leaders seek to overturn the rules or pull funding from the agency. But what are the chances of Congress wiping out the Internet access...

By Cecilia Kang  | March 3, 2011; 9:56 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  FCC, Net Neutrality  
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House votes to stop FCC funding for net neutrality

House Republicans voted Thursday to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission from using funds to carry out net neutrality regulations created last December. The vote was on an amendment to the continuing resolution introduced earlier this week by Communications and Technology...

By Cecilia Kang  | February 17, 2011; 7:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
Categories:  FCC, Net Neutrality  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Netflix CEO wades into net neutrality debates, Cecilia Kang , January 27, 2011
What next for net neutrality? Lawsuits galore, Cecilia Kang , January 24, 2011
Verizon challenges FCC rules on net neutrality, Cecilia Kang , January 20, 2011
FCC net neutrality rules represent a compromise, Cecilia Kang , December 22, 2010
Apple co-founder Wozniak: new rules not enough, Cecilia Kang , December 22, 2010
FCC passes first net neutrality rules, Cecilia Kang , December 21, 2010
Net neutrality rules poised to win FCC approval, Cecilia Kang , December 20, 2010
Lawmakers take up debate on net neutrality rules, Cecilia Kang , December 16, 2010
The Circuit: An introduction and this morning's tech news, Hayley Tsukayama , December 13, 2010
Net neutrality lobbying to peak this week, Cecilia Kang , December 13, 2010
Upton announces GOP Commerce members -- who likely won't focus on telecom, The Washington Post editors , December 10, 2010
Netflix joins the S&P 500, The Washington Post editors , December 10, 2010
Pay-as-you-go Internet prices raise questions , Cecilia Kang , December 8, 2010
NCTA head McSlarrow to resign spring 2011, Cecilia Kang , November 19, 2010
U.K. says no need for net neutrality rules, Cecilia Kang , November 17, 2010
Internet TV battles come to head at FCC, Cecilia Kang , November 11, 2010
Breaking down the battle over Internet television, Cecilia Kang , November 2, 2010
After midterms, net neutrality take a hit, Cecilia Kang , October 28, 2010
House net neutrality bill seeking Republican love, Cecilia Kang , September 28, 2010
House net neutrality bill faces shot clock, Cecilia Kang , September 21, 2010
House lawmakers close to net neutrality bill, Cecelia Kang , September 17, 2010
Businesses ramp up fight against FCC Web rules, Cecilia Kang , September 10, 2010
TV overhaul fueling battle over net neutrality, Cecilia Kang , September 9, 2010
Silicon Valley criticizes Google-Verizon accord, Cecelia Kang , August 10, 2010
'Jailbreaking' the iPhone, Cecilia Kang , July 26, 2010
Reaction to FCC's latest steps on broadband, Jia Lynn Yang , June 17, 2010
Lawmakers weigh in before FCC hearing, Jia Lynn Yang , June 16, 2010
UPDATE: AT&T, Verizon ramped up lobbying in Q1, Cecilia Kang , April 21, 2010
Google posts manifesto on open Internet, Cecilia Kang , December 22, 2009
Apple says no VoIP apps for iPhone yet, Cecilia Kang , November 11, 2009
Google boosts spending on lobbying , Cecilia Kang , November 4, 2009
The Underestimated Mignon Clyburn, Cecilia Kang , November 4, 2009
 
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