In 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted the to protect Internet users from ISPs throttling traffic, censoring content, and imposing unfair fees. But just a few years later, a new chairman of the FCC by repealing the Open Internet order. Since then, cable companies like have been rolling out Internet fast lanes and slowing down data being used by competitors’ services.
, and we’ve demanded that our lawmakers pass strong legislation to prevent unelected bureaucrats from changing the rules whenever they want to. And our lawmakers have listened.
is a simple, three-page bill that would restore the Open Internet Order by rolling back the FCC’s disastrous decision to destroy net neutrality. If this bill passes the House and the Senate, it will enshrine net neutrality into law. Plain and simple.
OF COURSE, Mitch McConnell is blocking it.