Heinrich Co-Sponsors Landmark Net Neutrality Legislation

January 7, 2015

U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) is co-sponsoring net neutrality legislation that would help prevent the creation of a two-tiered Internet system by requiring the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to ban so-called "paid prioritization" agreements between a broadband provider and a content provider.  Introduction of the legislation, the Online Competition and Consumer Choice Act, comes as the FCC prepares to approve updated open Internet rules in February.

 

Read more at: http://krwg.org/post/heinrich-co-sponsors-landmark-net-neutrality-legislation


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