House battles over investment impact of net neutrality

October 28, 2015

House lawmakers continued a months-long tussle over the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) new net neutrality regulations in a Tuesday hearing that probed the rules' impact on investments.

Republicans, who fiercely oppose the regulations, invited a slate of economists to testify before the Energy and Commerce Committee on the potential harm the rules will have on infrastructure investment from Internet service providers (ISPs) such as AT&T and Comcast.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/258218-congress-battles-over-investment-impact-of-net-neutrality


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